Detailed Description of 7-Zip for Mac 9.22 Beta
7-Zip for Mac 9.22 Beta is a file archiver with a high compression ratio for Mac OS X users. 7-Zip for Mac is open source software. Most of the source code is under the GNU LGPL license. The unRAR code is under a mixed license: GNU LGPL + unRAR restrictions.
You can use 7-Zip for Mac OS X on any computer, including a computer in a commercial organization. You don't need to register or pay for 7-Zip for Mac. But you can make a donation to support further development of 7-Zip for Mac.
7-Zip for Mac 9.22 Beta Main Features
1. High compression ratio in new 7z format with LZMA compression
2. 7-Zip for Mac supported formats:
* Packing / unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR
* Unpacking only: ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, DEB, DMG, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MSI, NSIS, RAR, RPM, UDF, WIM, XAR and Z.
3. For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip for Mac provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
4. Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
5. Self-extracting capability for 7z format
6. Integration with Windows Shell
7. Powerful File Manager
8. Powerful command line version
9. Plugin for FAR Manager
10. Localizations for 74 languages
11. 7-Zip for Mac support almost all Mac OS X system.
- 7-Zip now uses progress indicator displayed on a taskbar button under Windows 7.
- The BUG in 7-Zip 9.21 beta was fixed:
7-Zip could ignore some options when you created ZIP archives.
For example, it could use ZipCrypto cipher instead of AES-256.
7-Zip for Mac is designed for:
Mac OS X,Mac Other,