Friday, March 11, 2011

7-Zip

A file archiver is a computer program that combines a number of files together into one archive file, or a series of archive file, for easier transportation or storage.

7-Zip is a file archiver that operates with the 7z archive format with high compression ratio using  LZMA and LZMA2 compression. It is free and open-source software under the terms of GNU General Public License (GPL).

7-Zip can read and write several other archive formats including XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM. It can also read several archive including ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DEB, DMG, FAT, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, VHD, WIM, XAR and Z. It
 can be used from a command line interface, graphical user interface, or Windows shell integration. 

7-Zip
was developed for Windows but also available for other operating systems such as Mac OS, GNU/Linux and many more.


More info? Visit 7-Zip
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21 comments:

  1. This truly is a very important blog. Thanks for sharing this valuable information with us.

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  2. It's always nice to find out about a new tool to replace winzip. Good post.

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  3. Great....helpful if want to use alternative to winzip. Thanks

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  4. Thanks for including link to try it out. Really helpful site.

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  5. I hate winzip. Thanks for giving me a different option. REally easy to use and install. Thanks

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  6. Thanks for shearing! Do you know if it works OK?

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  7. Its an excellent idea. This 7 zip file archiver will be more useful for file transformation.

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  8. Nice one!!Thanks for sharing open source application..

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  9. Its really good free program but I couldn't get it to work with Windows 7 properly? Has anyone else had these problems?

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  10. Exactly what I expected when I clicked on the link taking me to the winzip alternative. you could use winrar also, but 7zip does it all. I use it all the time. I can also output .zip files, and its easily configurable to set the compression level with no sweat

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  11. what i love the most of technology invention is that i find it's much easier in getting through the life :)
    great post...

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  12. I mainly use RAR and ZIP files. It's refreshing to find an Open Source solution that avoids the usual constant reminders to upgrade.

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  13. This is really a great technology.7-zip is getting popular now days.

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  14. I think 7-zip is now popular than winZip, 7-zip is easy to use and free of charge. With these application you can compress files in seconds.

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  17. Thanks for sharing. I hope it will be helpful for too many people that are searching for this topic. Keep posting and keep this forum a great place to learn things.

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