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.
Uninstalling Power Archiver
I downloaded the trial version of Power Archiver and would now like to uninstall it (I don’t have a need for it any more and don’t want/need it on my system), but for some reason it won’t let me uninstall it. Any help/suggestions?
i’ve uninstalled it and reinstalled it so can not tell you why it doesn’t work. What operatiung system do you use and do you have any other archivers installed or more importantly any software m,ade in delphi
just a thought have you admin privilages. the only other suggestion i can give is to try a program called dial-a-fix found on the internet and run that and then try and uninstall if that fails then reinstall pa and reboot and then try and uninstall and let us know.
Am running XP, Winzip’s installed, no software made in Delphi, and I do have administrator privileges.
I’ll try dial-a-fix; thanks.
Try installing a new version trial of PowerArchiver, by default PA Uninstalls the old and re-installs…
Then just uninstall the latest PA.
If that doesnt work, you might need to manually delete the folder and clear the Registry.
after that you can install it again and then properly uninstall it.
You probably deleted some parts of the install before running uninstallations, and Windows Installer does not like that.