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.
Renaming files in archive doesn't work
I’m using 11.50.66 on WinXP Pro SP3.
I have a ZIP archive that contains files I wanted to rename. When I right click files and select “Rename…” I get the appropriate dialog and everything seems fine–except that after clicking OK, nothing changes, and no error is shown. The ZIP file is not read-only.
I will send the archive via email (if desired) but I don’t want to post it here.
I lost track of how many bug reports have passed… :)
how big is the archive?
96 KB total
support at conexware dot com
please, thank you!
got the evil file, we will proceed to treat it with some voodooo magic
I thought this problem was corrected so I don’t know if I’m reporting needlessly.
I’m now running PA 11.60.10. When I try renaming the files in the same archive I sent to you regarding this problem, the behavior is really strange. It doesn’t visibly change the name in the listing, but if I hit F2 again, the “From” name shown in the Rename dialog reflects the new name.
And if I rename a file and then close the archive and reopen it, the old name still appears in the file list (and yet the “From” name in the Rename dialog still reflects the new name).
i forgot to update this issue - it has been corrected now better, try with .12 release (but on fresh file not old one)… see what happens and let us know.