PeaZip Portable 2.8.1 Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on December 6, 2009 - 10:45pm

PeaZip logoPeaZip Portable 2.8.1 has been released. PeaZip Portable is the easy to use PeaZip file archiver packaged as a portable app, so you can take your file archiver with you and work with your compressed 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, RAR files and more on the go. This release updates the included PeaZip to the latest release. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Suite. And it's open source and completely free.

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PeaZip Portable ScreenshotPeaZip is a file archiver (compression) utility for Windows with a great array of features including:

  • Edit, save and restore archive layouts
  • Supported formats:
    • Pack / unpack: 7Z, ARC, BZ2, GZ, PAQ/LPAQ, PEA, QUAD, TAR, UPX, and ZIP
    • Unpack only: ACE, ARJ, CAB, DEB, ISO, LHA, RAR, RPM and more archive types...
  • Apply multiple filters to archive contents
  • Archive splitting and joining
  • Encryption and secure deletion
  • File comparison and checksum / hash (CRC, MD5, SHA...)

Learn more about PeaZip...

New In This Release

PeaZip was updated to 2.8.1 (release notes at bottom of linked page). Installer / Format

PeaZip Portable is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all settings. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Suite including the Menu and Backup Utility.


PeaZip Portable is available for immediate download from the PeaZip Portable homepage. Get it today!

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Hi, PeaZip 2.9.beta was released today, all information here

Alongside for testing, the beta version is also meant to give time to people willing to contribute a translation (that I thanks in advance!) to provide language files to be included in 2.9 packages.

The guide for translation is available in this package:

Newer translations are made available, as soon as they are provided, at: in "PeaZip translations" group.

Developer of PeaZip project