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PeaZip is a free cross-platform file archiver utility oriented to security, that provides an unified portable GUI for many Open Source technologies like 7-Zip, FreeArc, PAQ, UPX... free alternative to WinRar, WinZip and similar proprietary software.
- Create 7Z, ARC, BZ2, GZ, *PAQ, PEA, QUAD/BALZ, TAR, UPX, WIM, XZ, ZIP files
- Open and extract ACE, ARJ, CAB, DMG, ISO, LHA, RAR, UDF, ZIPX files and more,
over 180 archive types supported
Features of PeaZip includes:
archives opener and extractor, batch creation and extraction of multiple archives at once, convert files, create self-extracting archives, split and join files, strong encryption with two factor authentication, safe encrypted password manager, secure deletion, find duplicate files, calculate hash and checksum, export job definition as script.

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Website, documentation packages and application's text (language files) are released under GNU FDL license unless differently specified.

Software screenshots are released under public domain and are free for any use: please feel free to use them (either copying the files or linking the URLs) on websites, blogs etc, and update them when needed with updated screenshot published here.

All software packages published in PeaZip project are released under Open Source GNU LGPLv3 license, and are free for any personal, professional, and commercial use.

The same licensing model apply also to any third parts contributions to the website or the software: FDL license apply in case of text/documentation, and LGPLv3 apply in any other case (unless differently specified in both cases).

Export, ECCN

As software containing strong cryptographic functions, PeaZip is classified in 5D002 category, accordingly to Wassenaar Arrangement coding, for US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security ECCN (Export Administration Regulations), European Union EC 388/2012, and UK Strategic Export Control Lists.
The classification may be different according to the laws and regulations of other nations.


Third parts distributors can use following official PAD files to stay automatically up to date with releases:


PeaZip for Microsoft Windows (all) PAD4


PeaZip for Microsoft Windows (all) peazip.xml
PeaZip for Microsoft Windows 64 bit only peazip_64bit.xml
PeaZip Portable peazip_portable.xml
PeaZip for Linux peazip_linux.xml

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By your continued use of this site you accept such use: to change your settings please read further instruction in this policy.


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Duration (either limited or unlimited) of the cookie is set when the cookie is created: if information is kept past the duration of the session the cookie is defined Permanent.

Based on their characteristic and use, cookies can be classified as:
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User’s browser can receive cookies that are created and managed from a website (third party) different from the one that the user is visiting, this type of cookie is defined Third Party. The use of the information collected by third parties with their cookies is regulated by their respective informative notes and privacy policies.

Many online sources provides more in-depth technical and legal information about cookies and other similar technologies. Wikipedia cookie article is a good starting place for accessing a multilingual compendium which takes in account different international legal regimes, another good source of information is

Which cookies are used by this website, for what purpose, and how to selectively allow or disallow them

PeaZip website uses Google AdSense cookies, that allows to serve on this site ads from Google's advertising networks; Google may transfer those information to third parties if so required by law: as for default settings Google AdSense cookies meets the definition of Permanent Profiling Third Party cookie, as users are profiled by Google to serve personalized ads from their network.
PeaZip website opted out of AdSense user-based advertising for all users, in order to authorize Google to collect only the minimum technically needed data to serve ads, not personalized on user's interests, demographic data, and other Google account informations.
Moreover, for EU visitors PeaZip website set AdSense to not serve personalized ads under the more restrictive EU GDPR profiling definition.
  • Data collected from Google AdSense cookies is made available to PeaZip website owners by Google exclusively in anonymized and aggregated form, which does not contain (nor is not suitable for any processing of) personal data of visitors.
  • To change end user settings for Google AdSense advertising networks please refer to; opting out from AdSense cookies have no impact on user experience on this site.

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Cookies Management

The user can at any time selectively deselect Google cookies from the opt-out system provided by Google

As alternative, user may also decide to accept or not to accept cookies from browser’s settings on his own device. Disabling (specific or all) cookies have no impact on user experience on this site, but may affect the use of other websites (i.e. access to reserved areas, or use of some services or features). Depending on the user's device software, cookie settings can be changed on the basis of the single sites and web applications.
To manage cookies on computer, tablet, and mobile phone, please refer to the related software or device manual for additional information, following list collects support pages about this topic for most common browsers (translations in different languages are usually provided by respective websites)
Google Chrome
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Apple Safari

Some free online services are available to analyze what cookies are in use on a website, in example

Privacy notice

Our software does not collect, process or communicate/diffuse personal identifiable information about users.

Our websites does not collect, process or communicate/diffuse personal identifiable information about visitors, except for infoprmation that is autonomously collected by third party services vendors' services: personal information collected by third party vendors for providing the respective services are in exclusive control of each third party service providers, and are not provided to PeaZip website in any way that may allow personal user's profiling.
For the privacy of data collected in the fulfillment of those third party services, please refer to the Privacy policies of each third party vendor.

Google, as a third party vendor
  • use cookies to serve on this site ads from Google's advertising network (Google AdSense) on all pages of the website
    • please note data from Google AdSense cookies is available to PeaZip website owners only anonymized and aggregated, not suitable for any processing of personal data of visitors
    • for more information on how Google AdSense cookies works and how are used on PeaZip website, please refer to detailed description in Cookies informative section
  • information about Google's privacy policies and practices is fully disclosed on Google Privacy Center
    • For EU users, Google AdSense is set to not serve personalized, profiled, ads; that means EU users and are not subject to collection, sharing, and use of personal data for personalization of ads from Google AdSense.
    • To extend a similar degree of respect of privacy principles to non-EU users, Google AdSense is set to opt out of user-based advertising for all users (EU and non-EU), so visitors will not be profiled for serving ads based on interests, demographic data, and other Google account informations.
PayPal, as third party vendor:

Former partnerships
Complete information about former partnerships, before release 5.3, are accessible here.
Please note that information on "Partnership" page is obsolete and is provided only as historical record for past versions of the software, as current releases are free from any third parts advertising bundle.
Identificative data

Notices in this page applies to all PeaZip srl websites unless differently specified.
This is the official website of PeaZip software and it is property of PEAZIP SRL, company's identificative data is:

PEAZIP SRL Via Fienilone 44, 48015 Pinarella di Cervia (RA), Italia
Registro imprese di Ravenna, numero d'iscrizione, C.F. e P.IVA 02395920396
Capitale sociale euro 10000 interamente versato

For technical contact please refer to the Online Support/Help page.

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