W10 Pro 22H2 - 64 -bit
PA 22.00.06 (PA 2023)
It has been the case with previous versions of PowerArchiver, but I had hoped that the latest might behave differently. Not so, I’m afraid.
I have, for various obscure reasons, created a few .pa archives, mainly in the hope that they will save me some more space. From time to time, I use the “Test” option to check that important archives are OK and uncorrupted.
With every .pa archive I’ve tested, the process runs through OK but then reports that there are errors. This is always the number of files in the archive e.g. if 11 files, then 11 errors reported.
In the .pa, I can:-preview the files (usually PDF) extract some or all files and look at or use them convert the .pa to a .zip or .zipx archive, which then works fine and tests without errors
Is it the case that the Test routine isn’t designed for .pa archives, or is there another reason? Although the .pa seems to function properly, despite the test reporting errors, I would like to be sure that every .pa is OK and not “broken”.
Some of the .pas are quite old and produced with earlier PA versions (they are truly “archives”). If I extract all the files in the old .pa, create a new, fresh .pa and add back the files to that, then test the new, no errors (at least in the .pa I’ve tried this on) are reported. This would suggest a mismatch between old .pas and newer versions of PA itself.
Dear @Alpha-Testers and all of our users,
time has come for testing of PowerArchiver and PACL for macOS.
Please let us know here if you have Mac and can test latest builds.
PowerArchiver 2020 - tabbing, opening, extracting, adding, testing, favorite folders, support for multiple languages, opening via Finder, explorer mode, installer.
PACL 10 - support for most formats and features in Windows version.
Upcoming: Tools such as archive converter, batch zip, multi-extract.
To start testing, please sign up here in this thread, and we will send you latest build.
Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h54m56s_008_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h55m05s_009_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h55m14s_010_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h55m30s_011_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h55m39s_012_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h55m49s_013_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h56m00s_014_.png Ashampoo_Snap_Wednesday, November 20, 2019_12h54m43s_007_.png
For some reason, the PowerArchiver functions in the Windows 11 context menu no longer work after the last Windows Update. Only the functions in the classic context menu function as they should.
I’ve tried uninstalling PowerArchiver and using RevoUninstaller to remove all bits and pieces that were left behind and did a clean install of PowerArchiver, it didn’t fix the issue. Other items in the Windows 11 context menu work.
I installed powarc-macos20001.dmg and I am attempting to create a password protected zip file. When I create the zip in the UI it doesn’t write the file to the destination folder. No error message is displayed. The PA app has full folder permission. I’m new to Mac, but have been running PA on Windows for a long time.
Will there be a new version of the Mac version soon?
Hi! I came across an issue when I tried to uninstall PowerArch 2013. I got an error “The specified account already exists” which broke the process. I got the same error when I tried to install the current version, without uninstalling the previous one.
So I can’t uninstall and I can’t install PowerArchiver. Any suggestions? OS Windows 8.1 x64.
This appears to be happening again with the Power Archiver 2022 shell extensions.
When I have Use Explorer Shell Extensions enabled in Power Archiver Configuration and right-click on c:\Users\username\Start Menu, (hidden Junction file), File Explorer crashes.
I have version 21.00.15 (03/2022) 64-bit installed in Windows 10 Version 21H2 (Build 19044.1826).
The online update feature within the program suggests there is a later version than the ‘.17’ available on the web site. But clicking either download or update just reinstalls version .17.
Either there isn’t an update OR
the “download” and 'update" links should be repaired.
Plugin To Outlook 2003 Failed
Help me please!!
Because isn’t it working plugin for outlook 2003?? The installation procedes correctly, but it doesn’t work! Can they help me please? URGENT!!
Thank you very much!
do you have PA >9.2 installed as well? Was Outlook turned off?
Thank you for reply. But I didn’t understand. I have PA 9.51 installed. What it means with “Was Outlook turned off?” Please…
When you go to Outlook> Tools> Options, do you see PowerArchiver tab? If so, then PAOP is installed. What kind of file are you trying to send?
When I open Tools> Options the doesn’t appear Tab PowerArchiver. I don’t know, because I have PA installed, Outlook in installed English. Everything is apparently correct. I unfortunately think that can’t use this plugin.
Is there a way to know what is happening?
Did you close Outlook before you startered installation of the plugin? I personally use it with Outlook 2003, there is no reason for it not to work.
Yes. I closed Outlook 2003. I deinstall now the PA and I installed again. But doesn’t actually work :mad: !!
Sorry for this work all. :(
It would like to seize and to ask a thing. :rolleyes:
Because are there some 5 years I score translate PA for the Brazilian Portuguese and you neither answer me? I already translated PA in the version 6.11. I think that would be very interesting to translate this program Brazilian Portuguese.
Thank you very much again!! :)
I have PAOP working on all three of my machines without any problems.
I had PA already installed. Closed Outlook 2003. Installed PA Outlook Plug-in. Started Outlook 2003 and everything has been working great. It has continued to work just fine without any problems through several upgrades of PA.
TBGBe last edited by
Just done this again to check:-
Uninstall PA Plug-in (and delete sub-directory).
Install PA Plug-in.
Start Outlook and the PowerArchiver tab is present and it works.
Using PA Plugin 1.10.02 with Outlook 2003 SP2.
Windows XP SP2.
WOW !!! :p
Now it yes worked. After a lot of tests discovered that the problem was in the subdirectory “Outlook”. I proceded the installation directly in the folder “PLUGINS”. Worked very good!!! ;)
Thank for yours help!
Glad to see you got it working. I use it all the time.