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 PowerArchiver 2011
Why isn’t the PatchBeam folder removed completely when uninstalling PowerArchiver? After uninstalling PowerArchiver there is still a PatchBeam folder with only one file in it. After the uninstall I need to delete the PatchBeam folder manually. Can you fix the uninstall script for PatchBeam?
the simple reason is that you need to reinstall powerarchiver shut down your system and then uninstall powearchiver. if you have any programs open that use patchbeam it means powerarchiver unistall can not remove it. This is a windows uninstall error not a powearchiver fault though the unisntall should warn you that it can certain fails can not be uninstalled and give you a fix for this.
Not to mention, PatchBeam is a completely separate application potentially going to be used by future applications within ConeXware as well as 3rd party.
So even if a user uninstalls PowerArchiver, they may have other apps that depend on Patchbeam as their Updating system.
there is some problem with uninstaller for PB, which happens sometimes… we will check it out before final.
this has been fixed in final release…