Just tried using the Modern (Windows 10) Icon set and seeing a few missing icons in both PowerArchiver Burner and PowerArchiver Encryption screens . They are all there in the Minimalistik icon set and the only difference I can see is the former is blue and the latter grey. In version 22.00.9
there were some security issues fixed in 7zip:
As it seems, that PowerArchiver and PACL use the 7zip libraries, could you please update them to the latest version?
I noticed that the version of ZPAQ used is older than the latest released 7.15 https://mattmahoney.net/dc/zpaq.html also there seems to be a newer fork that adds several features https://github.com/fcorbelli/zpaqfranz
It would be useful to implement this latest version (it also maintains the same syntax and behavior as the latest official release if used the -715 flag) and add when opening a zpaq file a choice of the version of the files to show (e.g. as dummy folders represented the various versions present). Since any previous changes are stored with this format, it is possible to extract a snapshot of a certain date/version.
If I open a password-protected zipper file (created with WinRAR but I think that’s irrelevant), open it with PowerArchiver and run “Remove Encryption” on the same file, then reopen it and add a password with “Encrypt Archive,” the resulting archive will be protected with the old ZipCrypto algorithm and not AES as indicated.
(this can be verified, for example, by trying to open the archive files with Windows Explorer, which does not support the AES algorithm)
PA 21.00.18 running on Windows 7 64 bit.
I made a big .PA file and thought I’d check it was made correctly with Menu / Actions / Test.
a) PA always issues a UAC prompt to do this!
b) PA always says there are many errors in PA files.
Beta2 - handling incomplete multipart RARs
Beta 2 does not seem to handle extracting files from an incomplete multipart RARs (e.g. for sampling the start of a RAR movie etc.). I.e.
-“Extract here” on a part001 extracts files OK and presents an “insert part002” message
- Files extracted can be read OK etc.
- Then pressing cancel deletes extracted file(s) but takes 30-60secs to close at 100% CPU.
- Also if the next part (e.g. part002) is in folder (but incomplete as still downloading) when above is done then Windows throws a fit and can send all processes into “not responding” mode.
It would also be nice if Powerarchiver had a “keep broken files” options such as that in WinRAR.
unfortunatly, this feature is not implemented in 9.5…