Download this ZIP file: http://dslstats.me.uk/files/dslstats32W-6.5.zip
Everything in the ZIP file is in a directory “dslstats32W-6.5”.
However when I extract using right click “Extract Here” the name of the directory created is “2W-6.5” !
I am running PA 22.00.09 on Windows 11. I have seen the same happen with some other kinds of archive too.
If I compress a folder to a .pa using right click, Compress to folder.pa and use the new Windows 11 menu then the Options, Configuration, Miscellaneous, Use normal relative path setting is always enabled.
But I like this option disabled so I have to use the old style menu in order to get PA to compress a folder in the way I wish.
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.
:confused: Hey, when I bought my PA license I was assured it was a LIFETIME license. Now, since I’m not dead, I think it should still be valid.
Take also a look at this page, which is similar to the one I was presented:
There was a discussion here about the cheapness of PA considering the lifetime upgrade, and now?
I install 2006 version and I discover I must pay for upgrading AND that my trial period is over. So I’m not even given the 30 day trial.
Nice way to thank who supported PA from the beginning…
All that has happened is that the license code “format” has changed. If you already have a license for PowerArchiver then a new licence is provided free of charge. :D
See also -
Indeed, isnt it better to check around before writing angry messages? :-).
Well, in fact I did, I checked the site but couldn’t find anything. And the title of the other message didn’t mean nothing to me at first… Sorry. BUt you know, since the program says my code is not valid anymore how can I imagine I have to change it?
Obviously you missed this thread then:
Anyway there is (now) a note on the download page about this.
Previously, it was mentioned on the “News” page.
Program also says you need new code if you enter wrong one :-).
And tells you where to go to get it…
p.s. did you get the code?