PeaZip is a free file archiver utility. The application provides an unified, natively portable, cross-platform file manager and archive manager GUI for many Open Source technologies like 7-Zip, FreeArc, PAQ, UPX.
Create: 7Z, ARC, Brotli, BZip, GZip, PEA, TAR, WIM, XZ, ZPAQ, ZIP, Zstandard files and more
Open and extract 200+ file types: ACE, CAB, DEB, ISO, RAR, ZIPX and more
Features of PeaZip includes extract, create and convert multiple archives at once, edit existing archives, create self-extracting archives (sfx), split files, strong encryption with two factor authentication, encrypted password manager, secure deletion, find duplicate files, calculate hashes, export task definition as command line script.
PeaZip 7.6 brings fixes and usability improvements, with settings and themes reorganized for clarity, and archive treeview automatically updated when browsing archive content. It is now possible to use arbitrary custom code page for file names encoding in ZIP archives, and within PeaZip file manager it is now possible to extract items form archives simply using copy/paste keyboard shortcuts.
(Winodws, ReactOS) McMilk codecs in 7z\Codecs path are now automatically checked at PeaZip startup, in order to disable them (moving in 7z\Codecs\bk) on systems not capable to run them (as XP or ReactOS), and re-enable them on other systems; this works for both Portable and installable packages without requiring manual intervention
(in left navigation panel) Archive treeview is now automaticaly updated accordingly to browsing in file manager area; this option can be fine tuned in Options > Settings > Archive manager
Various usability improvements: can now set current path as default archiving or extraction path; Options > Settings > General, Advanced, and Archive manager tabs reorganized; improved and updated themes, and simplified Theme tab
EXTRACTION and ARCHIVING
Improved handling ZIP files with code pages different than local, can now customize code page for reading/writing filenames in ZIP archives, from Options > Settings, Advanced tab it is possible to set: Local code page, then UTF-8 for sysmbols outside local code page (default); Force UTF-8 for non-ASCII characters; Force local code page; Use a custom code page: an arbitrary code page can be entered by user (the host machine needs to support the code page to run the tasks, otherwise tasks can be saved as scripts and run on different machines).
Text encoding entry is now accessible also from application's file browser context menu, and in Archiving and Extraction screens context menus
Within PeaZip file manager it is now possible to use copy/paste shortcuts Ctrl+C (or Ctrl+X) / Ctrl+V to extract items from archives to filesystem; if clipboard is set to keep multiple selection operations at once:Copy/paste extraction is possible form multiple archives at once; It is also possibile to mix cut/paste and extraction operations. Extraction targets the file system, it is not currently possible i.e. to directly paste compressed items from archive A to archive B