WinRAR – one of the most popular archivers. The fact that he supports the backup format RAR, no need to explain. In addition, the program can work with archives ZIP, CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE 2.0, BZIP, JAR, UUE, GZIP, BZIP2 and 7-Zip, while it has many very useful features – encryption, support of continuous (solid) archives, in which the compression ratio can be 10 – 50% more than the usual methods of special compression algorithm compresses multimedia files, support of multivolume archives, and many others.
Full support for RAR and ZIP archives
Using the original high-performance data compression algorithm
Having a graphical environment that supports drag and drop (drag & drop)
The ability to use the command line interface
Managing the archives of other formats (CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, TAR.GZ, BZ2, TAR.BZ2, ACE, UUE, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z)
Support for the method of continuous backup for better compression
Support of multivolume archives
Creating self-extracting (SFX) conventional and multivolume archives with a standard or optional SFX modules
Ability to recover physically damaged archives
Ability to create and use of recovery volumes, allowing to reconstruct missing parts of multivolume archives.
Support for Unicode encoding in filenames
Additional functions (data encryption and file names in the archive, add comments archival, management protocol error)
Using a third-party registration interface in the form of individual topics
Changes in version 5.10:
Added extraction support for ZIP and ZIPX archives using BZIP2, LZMA and PPMd compression.
Added extraction support for 7z split archives (.7 z.001, .7 z.002, …).
Added support for AES-NI CPU instructions allowing to improve RAR encryption and decryption performance.
Default theme images are scaled up with better quality in high DPI display mode.
Environment variables, such as% temp%, can be used in "Files to add" field of archiving dialog.
Switch-ai can be used when creating RAR archive, so predefined values, typical for file and folder, are stored instead of actual attributes. Previously this switch could be used only when extracting.
Type: installation | unpacking portable version (by PortableAppZ).
Languages: Russian | Ukrainian | English.
Extras: automatic selection x64 | x86.
Integrated set of additional themes (for a larger version):
General: aRRis, S Black_Blue, Crystal, iMode, KasualRAR, OrgRar, OS_X, Reality, Senary RAR, Tangov, Windows 7 Ultimate, WinRAR_Jr, WinRAR_AlphaDista, AquaWorld, Bucket, CodeHammer. For girls: CartoonPink, CuteBag, Donuts, Fashion Pink, Sweety RAR.
Attention : If you have already installed any version of WinRAR or you have removed the old version but did not restart the PC (or process explorer.exe) do it, otherwise errors may occur during the installation process.
Command line options:
Silent install Russian version: / S / RI
Unpacking portable Russian version: / S / RP
Silent install English version: / S / EI
Unpacking portable Russian version: / S / EP
Silent Installation Ukrainian version: / S / UI
Unpacking portable Ukrainian version: / S / UP
Also possible to select the directory for installation: After all the keys you need to add / D =% path% Example: fayl_ustanovki.exe / S / RI / D = C: \ WinRAR