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.
Virtual Drive PAVD under Windows 7 64bit
Regretfully, Virtual Drive is not installed.
Am running W7 64bit.
When clicking on “Burner-Virtual Drive-Create” I get a warning:
“Check StarPort drivr failed! Check if StarPort or StarPort Lite is installed.”
Help says: “… If you do not already have Virtual Drive installed, PowerArchiver will automatically offer to download and install latest PAVD drivers for you.”
This is not the case, I am : PA does not offer to download/install the drivers.
When doing a “Check for updates”, on the 2nd page: PA tells me that the installed version of PowerArchiver VD Emulator is 1.03.00.04 and I am in fact using the latest version.
What am I supposed to do to get this working?
BTW and FWIW under Options-Configuration-Misc at the bottom at “Burning support via” I have 3 options:
Autodetect, SPTD, SPTI, ASPI. It was set at SPTI, but Changing it to SPTD did not make any difference.
Think it should preferrably be set to SPTI.
Above may also have some reference to a separate thread: "Testing required: PAVD on 64bit Win7/Vista "
Delete pavd2010.exe from your PA folder and install it again… let us know if it works then. thanks.
Thanks a lot!
Maybe I should have run “pastarport13004.exe” separately.
Anyway, matter solved.
Updater only checks the version of PAVD, it can not check if drivers are installed properly, so if anyone experiences this kind of problem, just run the installation again… It works fine in all OS’s, no need to worry…