What's the maximum file size of encrypted 7zip archives?

  • See title. I browsed through the excellent PA help file, but didn’t find the maximum file size PA allows for 7zip AES encrypted archives (with hide filenames enabled, if it makes any difference). I guess the lack of mention might mean the maximum file size is really large, but I just wanted to be sure. ;) I have a couple of large files (around 10 gigs per file) that I need to archive and encrypt. :)

  • conexware

    there are no maximum sizes (practically unlimited) ;-)

  • @spwolf:

    there are no maximum sizes (practically unlimited) ;-)

    Thanks, that’s great! :) 7zip is my favorite format by far. Maybe it takes a lot of memory, but it’s really good compression, and I have plenty of memory.

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