7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download a Pack program in a class of lands on Windows PCs. The archive specialist sees itself with a seemingly endless bar of formats while extracting and 7zip has an in-house archiving algorithm with very good compression rate. Splitting archives AES encryption and Explorer Integration see themselves almost by itself.
7-Zip 2016 installation and handling
Despite its wide-ranging variety of formats and send additional functions of both 7-Zip 32-bit download as well as the 7-Zip 64-bit download are held quite slim. The installation goes smoothly and place without superfluous questions. This is particularly pleasant for newcomers – be placed where no questions are also not on. All necessary and further features will be installed automatically. This includes, among other things, the integration into the Explorer context menu that offers numerous 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download functions in its own submenu when right clicking on a file – virtually!
The first time the 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download File Manager user expects a window in the style of good old Windows workstation. Under the menu item View can transform the representation of what makes navigation significantly with multiple directories in a split view. In addition, you can switch here to individual toolbars and enlarged at the request of the icons of the top toolbar – good for users with low vision and Silver Surfer. Another goodie is the Folder Favorites. Here users define up to ten frequently used folders that are accessible from then on my keyboard shortcuts. Otherwise, the 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download program interface presents all in all functional unfussy. If you like it like something upbeat, however, can refuel here: With the 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download Theme Manager users adapt the program interface to their own taste and tie from a great selection finished Alternative Themes a. So the Pack program instantly makes visually much more ago.
Pack files with 7-Zip 2016
Optionally, to create archives with 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download directly in Windows Explorer by right-clicking on the to be compressed (s) file (s). If we choose to Dateiname.7z Add automatically creates an archive of the packer with the default settings. If you select Add to an archive … opens the program interface of 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download. Alternatively, create user archives in 7-Zip by marking all files you want and then clicking Add. No matter which variant of the window Add to archive are various parameters to choose from: The archive format is determined the format, the compressed files are supposed to have. Standard here is 7-Zip which also promises a great compression. 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download archives created in the following formats: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, WIM and XZ.
If you want to make sure that users can open the archive without the 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download here advisable right hand either the Windows default supported ZIP format or the creation of a self-extracting archive by checking the corresponding check mark. Furthermore you will here the CPU used threads and the compression strength. A higher strength brought in the test, a minimum space savings but takes longer. Here one should therefore only create hand when really each kB counts. The number of threads determines how many system resources, in turn, 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download uses. Especially with really lengthy Pack operations can be here on the one hand will save time and on the other hand ensure that the Pack program unclaimed all the resources for themselves. If you want to distribute files via the Internet or on CD / DVD also already divides the archive during the making into several parts. But there are already in the pull-down menu at the bottom left several standard sizes to choose an alternative place users here even the desired size. Optional also is the award of a password to open the archive and on request also encrypt the file names included on the agenda. For this right the desired password is simply entered twice. Encrypts is here with the usual AES algorithm in 256-bit.
Unzip files with a huge selection
When decompressing zipped files provides 7 Zip a variety of formats, is second to none:
7z, ARJ, BZ2, BZIP2, CAB, CPIO, DEB, DMG, FAT, GZ, GZIP, HFS, ISO, LHA, LZH, LZMA, NTFS, RAR, RPM, SQUASHFS, SWM, TAR, TAZ, TBZ, TBZ2, TGZ, TPZ, TXZ, VHD, WIM, XAR, XZ, Z and ZIP is as good as any common archive format supports.
Really fancy the opportunity reinzuschnuppern in ISO images and VHD files from Windows Virtual PC. Unpacking place as well as the compression selectively place in various ways. The different versions are all available either after the start of the 7-Zip 2016 Latest Free Download File Manager, or right-click on the file and select the desired item from the 7-Zip context menu in Explorer.
The choices are:
- Unzip files: Opens the quick dialog by specifying the desired location password entry and the write mode – are already on the disk overwrite existing files without comment or not.
- Extract here: Begins immediately decompressing in the current directory and asks about what should be done with existing files.
- Extract to folder name: Automatically sets the storage folder a subfolder with the name of 7Archivs and stores the extracted files there.
- Open: Launches the 7-Zip File Manager, and lets you add files or the targeted individual unzipping files. If it is desired that 7-Zip opens automatically when double-clicking on a supported archive file then 7-Zip to link with the required file types. This happens in the 7-Zip Settings under the Tools -> Options -> System.
Small download large function
The bottom line is the free compression program can indeed visually the first program start but not really convince keeps on closer inspection considerably more than it promises. This applies equally to both variants offered the only difference between the 7-Zip 32-bit download and the 7-Zip 64-bit Download is the memory usage and the resulting faster execution on x64 systems. Alternatives: You can find more Zip / Unzip programs for free download.
Specification of 7-Zip 2016
Publisher 7-Zip Software
Category Utilities & Operating Systems, File Compression
Operating Systems Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 Vista, Server 2008, 7
File Size 1.04 MB
License Model Free