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.
Naming ZIP files
I am having some problems and not sure what I am doing.
I have a loads of files all named “001.WAV”, “002.WAV”, “003.WAV” etc but if I try to ZIP them one by one it names the ZIP file “downloads.ZIP” instead of “001.ZIP”, “002.ZIP”, “003.ZIP” etc.
how are you zipping them one by one? usually folder name is used when there are several files selected…
I ZIP up one of the WAV files at a time but also I put a TXT file in with each ZIP file.
EG - 001.WAV + Read.TXT = 001.ZIP
One .wav file plus one .txt is two files :D
Therefore, PowerArchiver default is to use the folder name for the Zip file.
I think the easiest way to accomplish what you want would be to use the “command line” utility PACL.
Then you could create a simple command (aka DOS BOX) or a batch file with a “for” loop.
e.g. something like:-
“FOR %F IN (*.wav) DO PACOMP -a %F.zip %F.wav read.txt”