7-Zip is One of my first programs to setup after fresh windows install which is simple and powerful file archive utility
What is File archiver ?
A file archiver is a computer program that combines a number of files together into one archive file, or a series of archive files, for easier transportation or storage.
Features of 7-Zip file archiver :-
- Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM formats.
- Unpacking only: 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 formats.
- Supports creating archives with the very high-compression 7z format
- Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
- 7-Zip integrated with the Windows context menu.
- 7-Zip is an open source file archiver.
- 7-Zip works in Windows 7 / Vista / XP and it’s only 1mb software.
- 7-Zip Supports 79 languages.