PeaZip Portable, WinRar WinZip
alternative file archiver
a standalone totally self-contained
archiver and compressor: compress files, open and extract 180+ archive
existing archives, encrypt data,
secure delete, file
spanning (split and join volumes),
This software provieds a complete portable alternative for
WinZip, WinRar and similar tools, with additional advantage of no
installation being required to use the application.
version provides same
set of features and
supports same file formats (7Z, ACE(*), BR, CAB, ISO, RAR / RAR5, sfx
extracting archives, TAR, ZIP,
as PeaZip but, as it does not
need to be
installed, it does not modify the host system.
to bring a complete zip & unzip / unrar software with you (i.e. on
an USB drive), make it available
from network (a single copy on a shared disk for multiple clients), or
simply to try the application's features; for same
this standalone package is
the best choice whenever it is not allowed or desired to
modify the host machine's operating system:
no installation is required to run the program.
Free, portable RAR 7Z TAR ZIP
To use this portable file
archiver and compressor utility
is very easy: just extract the software package (i.e.
integrated Microsoft's Windows Compressed Folders utility) and start
peazip.exe executable - file extension may be hidden on your device.
Once the program folder is unzipped, PeaZip Portable can
utilities like WinRar and WinZip file
archivers for file compression and archive
management functions, working with 180+ archive formats including
popular 7Z, ACE, BR, CAB, ISO, RAR, TAR, ZIP, ZIPX, ZST... and provides
usual set of advanced security features (encrypt / decrypt files,
delete, file hashing, encrypted password manager).
remove the program, after use or when it is no longer needed,
simply delete it i.e. moving its application folder to Recycle
PEAZIP PORTABLE FOR WINDOWS DOWNLOAD
PeaZip Portable 64 bit version requires a 64 bit MS Windows operating
system (WIN64), this
property can be
easily verified rightclicking on Computer icon and selecting
from System entry in Control Panel, which displays detailed device's
WIN64 version is faster than the 32 bit version, but the latter can run
on legacy Windows 32 bit systems.
Linux/BSD section provides
PeaZip Portable downloads for non-Windows systems.
See complete change
log and release notes for list of updates and new features of
file archiver and file compressor is
software and it is released under Open Source
license LGPLv3, that means this program is free of charge for any use
(personal and professional, business and government, etc...),
This application is intended as alternative to proprietary file
archivers like WinZip and
WinRar, and their respective portable
versions. It open and extract RAR,
ACE, ZIPX and other proprietary file archive formats and can convert
them to alternative archiving / compression open formats like 7Z, TAR,
or ZIP, non encumbered
i.p. patents or licensing limitations.
(*) ACE files extraction requires separate Portable UNACE opener plugin
(separate download is required as unace
code licensing is incompatible with LGPLv3), downloadable from add-ons page.
To Open and extract RAR and new RAR5
format is supported out of the box, alternative Portable
UNRAR5 opener plugin, based on (WinRar) RarLab's unrar code
LGPLv3), can be downloaded from add-ons page as alternative for 7-Zip /
open source unrar implementation, if desired by the user.
This application is also available as PortableApps PeaZip
Portable PAF package, which automatically decompress needed files
and integrates the program in PortableApps'