October 4, 2016

7-Zip 16.04


7-Zip is an open source file archiver with the high compression ratio


7-Zip is an open source file archiver with the high compression ratio for ZIP and GZIP formats. It uses its own 7z archive format, but can read and write many other archive formats and offers a significantly higher compression ratio than its peers - up to 40% higher.

7-Zip Supported formats:
  • Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM
  • Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z.

7-Zip Key Features:
  • High compression ratio
  • Strong AES-256 encryption
  • Self-extracting capability
  • Command line support
  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Powerful File Manager



Last Update: October 04, 2016

Current Version: 16.04

License: Open Source

Languages: Multiple Languages

Supported Operating Systems:
Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)

Developer: Igor Pavlov

Homepage: 7-Zip.org

  • The bug was fixed: 7-Zip 16.03 exe installer under Vista didn't create links in Start / Programs menu.
  • Some bugs were fixed in RAR code.