HISTORY of the 7-Zip -------------------9.20 2010-11-18 ------------------------- Some bugs were fixed. 9.

19 beta 2010-11-11 ------------------------- The console version now doesn't show entered password. - Some bugs were fixed. 9.18 beta 2010-11-02 ------------------------- 7-Zip now can unpack SquashFS and CramFS filesystem images. - 7-Zip now can unpack some TAR and ISO archives with incorrect headers. - New small SFX module for installers (in Extra package). - Some bugs were fixed. 9.17 beta 2010-10-04 ------------------------- Disk fragmentation problem for ZIP archives created by 7-Zip was fixed. 9.16 beta 2010-09-08 ------------------------- 7-Zip now supports files that are larger than 8 GB in TAR archives. - NSIS support was improved. - Some bugs were fixed. - New localizations: Hindi, Gujarati, Sanskrit. 9.15 beta 2010-06-20 ------------------------- Some bugs were fixed. - New localization: Tatar. 9.14 beta 2010-06-04 ------------------------- WIM support was improved. 9.13 beta 2010-04-15 ------------------------- 7-Zip now stores NTFS file timestamps to ZIP archives. - New additional "Open archive >" item in context menu allows to select archive type for some files. - Some bugs were fixed. - New localization: Uyghur. 9.12 beta 2010-03-24 ------------------------- ZIP / PPMd compression ratio was improved in Maximum and Ultra modes. - The BUG in 7-Zip 9.* beta was fixed: LZMA2 codec didn't work, if more than 10 threads were used (or more than 20 threads in some modes).

09 beta 2009-12-12 ------------------------.\ folder.Speed optimizations in CRC calculation code for Intel's Atom CPUs. . 9. . .7-Zip File Manager now doesn't use temp files to open nested archives stored without compression. .10 beta 2009-12-22 ------------------------. 4. LZMA. . .New -scrc switch to calculate total CRC-32 during extracting / testing. . FAT. .9.Speed optimizations in AES code for Intel's 32nm CPUs. .New -scc{WIN|DOS|UTF-8} switch to specify charset for console input/output (de fault = DOS).The BUG in 7-Zip 9. .7-Zip now supports PPMd compression in ZIP archives.7-Zip now can update solid .\c:) from \\.7-Zip now can unpack MSLZ archives.The support for archives in installers was improved.It's possible to specify Diff program in options (7-Zip File Manager). 9.7-Zip now can open/copy/compress disk images (like \\.7-Zip now supports XZ archives.7-Zip now can unpack GZip. 9. SWF and FLV.Some bugs were fixed. if ZipCrypto encryption was used.Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed. . .New localization: Kazakh. 9.09 beta was fixed: 7-Zip created incorrect ZIP archives. . . . VHD and MBR archives.11 beta 2010-03-15 ------------------------.07 beta 2009-08-27 ------------------------.7-Zip now supports LZMA2 compression method. .7-Zip now can unpack Apple Partition Map (APM) disk images.04 beta 2009-05-30 ------------------------.06 beta 2009-08-17 ------------------------. BZip2. .65 2009-02-03 ------------------------. 9.Partial parsing for EXE resources.7z archives.Speed optimizations in PPMd codec. XZ and TAR archives from stdin.Some bugs were fixed. . .Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed.7-Zip now can unpack NTFS. .7-Zip File Manager now can calculate SHA-256 checksum. .

7-Zip now can unpack multivolume RAR archives created with "old style volume names" scheme and names *. Now there are 3 modes: 1) Default mode: 7-Zip uses UTF-8.and -mSW+ switches instead of -mSW=off and -mSW =on .7-Zip now supports LZMA compression for . . *.58 beta 2008-05-05 ------------------------.001. . .59 beta 2008-08-13 ------------------------.7-Zip File Manager now allows to change current folder from the address bar dr op-down list.It's allowed to use -t switch for "list" and "extract" commands.63 was fixed: 7-Zip could not decrypt . . Pashto. 3) -mcl switch: 7-Zip uses local code page. .lzma archives.4.ZIP archives encrypted with WinZip-AES method.The bug in 7-Zip 4.63 2008-12-31 ------------------------.60 beta 2008-08-19 ------------------------. 4. if the local code page doesn't contain re quired symbols. . . 4.7-Zip File Manager now keeps encryption when you edit encrypted file inside ar chive.7-Zip now can unpack UDF. 4. Kurdish Sorani.Some bugs were fixed. . 4.61 beta 2008-11-23 ------------------------. 4. .ZIP archives.Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed.ZIP archives. . XAR and DMG/HFS archives. 4.New localization: Sinhala. .Some bugs were fixed.New localizations: Punjabi (Indian).Some bugs were fixed. .New localizations: Icelandic.62 2008-12-02 ------------------------. .7-Zip now can unpack .. ..Now it's possible to store file creation time in 7z and ZIP archives (-mtc swi tch). if there are non-ASCII symbols. .002.64 2009-01-03 ------------------------. 2) -mcu switch: 7-Zip uses UTF-8.7-Zip now can unpack ZIP archives encrypted with PKWARE-AES.Some bugs were fixed.Unicode (UTF-8) support for filenames in .Some speed optimizations. .Now it's possible to use -mSW.

New switch for command line version: -ssc[-] enables/disables case-sensitive mode for file names. . Now it uses random initialization vectors.50 beta could not open some ..7z format was increased. 4. 4.The bug in 7-Zip 4."Test" and "Info" buttons now work for open archives.The BUG in command line version was fixed: -up3 switch could work incorrectly..Some bugs were fixed.52 beta was fixed: 7-Zip could create .Some bugs were fixed. . 4.Encryption strength for .57 2007-12-06 ------------------------. .7-Zip now can unpack Compound files (msi. 4.7z archives.Some bugs were fixed.7-Zip now can unpack WIM archives.Decompression speed was increased.Some bugs were fixed.49 beta 2007-07-11 ------------------------.4.7-Zip now replaces incorrect characters in filenames during extracting.54 beta 2007-09-04 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.48 beta 2007-06-26 ------------------------.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4.52 beta 2007-08-03 ------------------------.51 beta 2007-07-25 ------------------------.4. 4.55 beta 2007-09-05 ------------------------.ZIP archives with broken files. .Speed optimizations for AES encryption.Some bugs were fixed.56 beta 2007-10-24 ------------------------.48 .50 beta 2007-07-24 ------------------------. 4. 4.). 4. . . 4. doc. .53 beta 2007-08-27 ------------------------. . .

New localization: Norwegian Nynorsk. . 4.7z archives extracting .Some bugs were fixed.4.Default dictionary size was increased: Normal: 16 MB. .Some bugs were fixed. .45 beta 2007-04-17 ------------------------. 4. .ZIP archives creating.46 beta were fixed: BZip2 could work incorrectly.Speed optimizations. . Marathi.7-Zip now restores modification time of folders during .47 beta 2007-05-27 ------------------------. It can slightly increase compression ratio in some cases.Now it's possible to associate 7-zip with combined types like . . Max: 16 MB. 7-Zip now uses extension of archive to detect the type of archive. Fast: 1 MB. . .If -t{Type} switch is not specified. Bashkir.The number of DLL files was reduced.7-Zip now supports file pathnames longer than 260 characters. .New localization: Welsh.Benchmark was improved (new "b" command in command line version).New localizations: Bangla. .New localizations: Armenian.switch -mhcf=off is not supported now. . . .44 beta 2007-01-20 ------------------------.Compressing speed and Memory requirements were increased.42 2006-05-14 ------------------------. .ZIP format supporting was improved. . 4.ZIP archives. . . .7z archives. .43 beta 2006-09-15 ------------------------.46 beta 2007-05-25 ------------------------.New context menu items for .7-Zip now can use multi-threading mode for compressing to .tbz2 .7-Zip now supports WinZip-compatible AES-256 encryption for .ZIP archives. 4. Deflate. Max: 32 MB. Default dictionary size was increased: Fastest: 64 KB. .BZip2 compressing / decompressing now can work in multi-threading mode .Speed optimizations for LZMA. . . BZip2 and unRAR.New fast compression mode for Deflate method in Zip and GZip.7-Zip now uses order list (list of extensions) for files sorting for compressi ng to .Now it's possible to specify the size of solid block and the number of CPU threads in "Add to archive" dialog box. Normal: 4 MB.New "Compress shared files" option in GUI and -ssw switch.Bugs of 7-Zip 4. 4.Some bugs were fixed. Nepali.Some bugs were fixed. Ultra: 64 MB.

sfx and 7zCon. if 7-Zip uses lar ge pages. . . 7zC. 7-zipn. "l" (list) command with -slt shows technical information for archive.sfx now use msvcrt. This feature allows to increase speed of compressing. Also you must have administrator's rights for your system. 7zGn.Files 7zFMn. close it and reboot system. But 7-Zip can make some pause at starting of compressing for allocating large pages.New localizations: Albanian. BT4 Compression ratio in Zip/GZip/Deflate in Ultra mode was increased 7-Zip now can unpack ISO archives and some installers created by NSIS Optional "Flat View" mode in 7-Zip File Manager 7-Zip File Manager now can calculate CRC checksums for files -x switch with relative paths now affects files specified with absolute paths New switch for 7za. .31 didn't work in Windows 95 4. To install this feature you must run 7-Zip File Manager at least once.28 beta 2005-09-27 ------------------------- .28 beta worked incorrectly in Windows 95/98/Me 4.30 beta 2005-11-18 ------------------------.LZMA now supports word size up to 273 . Recommended size of RAM: 1 GB or more. Kurdish 4.Small changes . Command line version: -slp switch. .exe.dll .Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4. Default charset for list files is UTF-8 now. BT2. BT3.exe (console version): -slt.exe. This feature works only on Windows 2003 / XP x64 / Vista.Sfx modules 7z.sfx .New switch: -scs{WIN|DOS|UTF-8} specifies charset for list files. if you compress files smaller than specified dictionary size.31 2005-12-04 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed 4. Also Task Manager doesn't show real memory usage of program.7-Zip now reduces dictionary size for LZMA.Some bugs were fixed .7-Zip now uses uncompressed SFX: 7z.- Multi-threading mode now is default for multi-processor systems 64-bit version now supports 1 GB dictionary 7z/LZMA now can use only these match finders: HC4.32 2005-12-09 ------------------------. 7za.Speed optimizations in LZMA maximum/ultra compressing.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4. .7-Zip now can use large memory pages: GUI: 7-Zip File Manager / Options / Settings / Use large memory pages.New localization: Basque 4.sfx were removed from 7-zip pa ckage .exe.29 beta 2005-09-28 ------------------------.

Command line version now supports short file names (like FILENA~1.7-Zip File Manager now can copy files from one archive to another .New localizations: Extremaduran.24 beta.Some bugs were fixed . but Maximum Mode is about 3 times slower and Ultra Mode is about 8 times slower than Normal mode. and if -so switch is specified.23 2005-06-29 ------------------------. 7-Zip prints messages to stderr.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4.7-Zip now supports right-click Drag and Drop in Explorer .27 beta created incorrect multivolume archives.7-Zip now supports standard selection mode in the file list .7-Zip can unpack multivolume CAB archives . .No changes 4.Some bugs were fixed .TXT) ."Duplicate filename" collision problem between names with ligatures was fixed.LZH format support (extracting only) .Some bugs were fixed 4.If there are no wildcard names and there is no -r switch in command line. .25 beta 2005-07-31 ------------------------.20 2005-05-30 ------------------------. 7-Zip now checks that specified files exist on disk before compressing. .Drag and Drop support .26 beta 2005-08-05 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed . 4.Now 7-Zip deletes files to the Recycle Bin by default. Maximum and Ultra. Malay 4.New localization: Tatarish 4.New localization: Ido 4.BZip2 code was rewritten.Some bugs were fixed 4. Shift+Delete deletes files permanently. . Compression ratio in Maximum and Ultra modes is 1-3% better for some files.7-Zip can unpack CHM/HXS (MS HTML HELP) archives . In Normal mode it compresses almost as original BZip2 compressor.7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when it can not find specified file as in version 4.24 beta 2005-07-06 ------------------------. Now it supports 3 modes: Normal. It just shows warning. .19 beta 2005-05-21 ------------------------..Console version now prints all messages to stdout by default. .27 beta 2005-09-21 ------------------------.

7-Zip now can extract ZIP archives compressed with "Shrink" method .7-Zip installer was created with NSIS.Switch "--" stops switches parsing .-r.Some files were moved from main package to extra package: .SFX modules for installers (7zS. Indonesian 4.Bug in v4.Some bugs were fixed ..sfx) .17 beta 2005-04-18 ------------------------.New localizations: Asturian.sfx and 7zSD.exe now supports .17 beta was fixed: 7-Zip File Manager could crash after some operations with archives 4.New localizations: Azeri.switch in command line now is default for all commands .12 beta 2004-11-18 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed 4.Now 7-Zip can create multivolume archives (switch -v for command line) . Now it installs 7-Zip for all users (under Windows 2000/XP).New localizations: Breton.. Farsi 4.Some bugs were fixed .To increase protection from viruses.16 beta 2005-03-29 ------------------------.14 beta 2005-01-11 ------------------------..18 beta 2005-04-19 ------------------------.New localization: Uzbek 4.7za. . And 7-Zip changes such long spaces in name to " .13 beta 2004-12-14 ------------------------. 7-Zip just skips that file and shows warning.Code size optimization .Plugin for FAR Manager . .Speed optimization (5%) for 7z / LZMA .New localization: Frisian 4.15 beta 2005-01-25 ------------------------.Z archives .11 beta was fixed: . 7-Zip now does not open files with more than 4 continuous spaces in the name.Some bugs were fixed .7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when it can not open file.Bug in v4. Georgian 4. .Z format supporting (extracting only) .Some bugs were fixed . " in the file list.

exe) 4.Unified command line interface to GUI and console versions .07 beta 2004-10-03 ------------------------.75 GB to 4 GB.7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when file is locked by other application. So don't use it for important data compressing.Small internal changes 4.Small fixes in 7-Zip GUI (7zG. .Bugs in v4. So now it's possible to compress files bigger than 4 GB to ZIP archives.7-Zip now supports Zip64 extension of ZIP format. it rebooted without asking user . 4.0* were fixed: .Big amount of code was changed in this beta version.Supporting for RAR archives with encrypted headers .Bugs in v4. so 7-zip could skip some files during compressing .exe) 4.CPIO format supporting was improved . .09 beta 2004-10-05 ------------------------.7-Zip created incorrect ZIP archives if file size was from 3.now it's possible to use complex wildcard commands.08 beta 2004-10-04 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed .Bug in installer for v4.Renaming inside archives didn't work or worked incorrectly .Small fixes in 7-Zip GUI (7zG. so they can not unpack non-solid and some solid 7z archives with such skipped files.07 was fixed: when rebooting is required.0* were fixed: .syntax simplification: was: 7z a a Folder1\* Folder2\* -r now: 7z a a Folder1 Folder2 .For GZip and BZip2 formats you can: .GUI SFX didn't show extracting dialog at start . .11 beta 2004-11-16 ------------------------. like *\*111*\* .now it's possible to use absolute pathnames .10 beta 2004-10-21 ------------------------.Some commands in command line with "-r" switch worked incorrectly.New localization: Galician 4. And test archive after compressing.7-Zip now shows file names during compressing/decompressing . 7-Zip just skips that file and shows warning.More smart detection of archive type for files with unusual file name extensions .7-Zip now can extract or test several archives in one command . Note: previous versions of 7-Zip had bug.Command line interface was changed: .Some other bugs were fixed .

dictionary size and word size in "Add to archive" dialog box. .in Store mode: 0 B .7-Zip File Manager now contains toolbars.Drag-and-Drop from external application . Tamil.in Normal mode: 256 MB .in Fast mode: 16 MB . . .exe) can compress files with absolute paths .Some bugs were fixed 3. It measures compressing and decompressing speeds and shows rating values.09.Some small bugs were fixed 3. Mongolian.Now you can select compression method.exe and 7zan. 3.- .exe.exe were removed from package. Show grid lines Internal reconstruction Some bugs were fixed New localizations: Friulian. Also it shows memory usage.10 2003-09-27 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.Optional auto renaming for existing files during extraction in command line version (-aot switch).exe and SFX modules now support Unicode file names under Windows NT/2000/XP/2003.Compress to stdout (-so switch) .02 2003-09-20 ------------------------.Split and Combine commands .in Ultra mode: 4 GB .in Maximum mode: 1 GB .Compress from stdin (-si switch) .7-zip now use limitations for solid block size for increasing the speed of random file decompressing: . 7zn.Extract to stdout (-so switch) 7-Zip File Manager: .12 2003-12-10 ------------------------.New "Benchmark" command in 7-Zip File Manager.7z.Optional limitation for solid block size for increasing the speed of random file decompressing (-ms switch) . Thai 3. Macedonian.new list view options: Full row select. . 7za.New localization: Afrikaans 3.Compression dialog doesn't suggest bzip2 and gzip2 types when there are more than one selected file .GUI version (7zG.11 2003-10-06 ------------------------. .Some bugs were fixed .13 2003-12-11 ------------------------.

max settings .Normal: 2 MB dictionary.08.Maximum: 8 MB dictionary.30 Beta 32 2003-05-15 ------------------------.04 beta 2003-08-24 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed 3.Supporting fast compressing mode (-mx=1 switch) . 2.Some bugs were fixed 3. .Some bugs were fixed 3.Extract here .Internal reconstruction.01 beta 2003-09-06 ------------------------.08 beta 2003-08-19 ------------------------. max settings . BCJ2 filter.08. ocx.03 beta 2003-08-21 ------------------------.Encrypt file names option .Automatic compression filter for executable files: dll. BCJ filter.02 beta 2003-08-20 ------------------------.Updating solid 7z archives now is supported.30 Beta 31 2003-04-29 .* versions were fixed: . registry using was reduced .New localization: Valencian.Ultra: 32 MB dictionary.Some other small changes.Favorites menu in 7-Zip File Manager . BCJ filter .Storing columns width inside archives in File Manager .Quotes in list files in console version 3.Compression levels in 7z now are: . .Extract to <Folder> .Fast: 32 KB dictionary. (-mf switch) .08.Automatic adding of extension to archive name in Compress Dialog . BCJ filter .New features in compressing / decompressing window.09.New localization: Esperanto 2. sys.-mhcf switch for 7z format now is default .Opening archive inside archive ."Show password" option.Multi-threading option for Multi-Processor systems or Pentium 4 with Hyper-Threading . if it doesn't require repacking solid blocks .Some bugs in previous 3.3. .08.New context menu items: .Compress and email .Compress dialog: . sfx. exe.

Two BUGs in two previous beta versions (Beta 25 and Beta 26) were fixed: 1.Some bugs were fixed. .Path history and "Browse" button in "Copy" dialog. Incorrect percent showing in 7z compressing when files are bigger than 4 GB.1/2 Panels mode switching (F9).RAR supporting was improved.Supporting old version of CPIO format. 2.30 Beta 28 2003-02-16 ------------------------. .Supporting Rar 1.Some optimization recompiling for reducing code size.7-Zip File Manager: . 2. item. . . 12 GB.New localizations: Hebrew.Compressing empty files with password to zip format.30 Beta 26 2003-01-12 ------------------------.7-Zip File Manager: .Supporting Deflate64 method in Zip archives. 2.. . . 16 GB.Small changes in LZMA code.Some bugs were fixed. .------------------------..7-Zip File Manager: . . . . .Showing . 2. Incorrect compressing to non-solid 7z archive when files have some very big sizes: 4 GB.New key alias for folder bookmarks: [Shift]+Alt+Number. . .30 Beta 29 2003-04-07 ------------------------. .Using anti-items in 7z format.Some bugs were fixed. .Supporting file comments: Ctrl-Z. ..Some bugs were fixed: .Supporting multivolume RAR and SPLIT archives.New localizations: Korean. . .Some bugs were fixed.Supporting DEB archives.Updating 7z archives that are larger than 4 GB. .Supporting Bzip2 compression in ZIP archives. Vietnamese. . . 2.30 Beta 27 2003-01-24 ------------------------. .30 Beta 30 2003-04-19 ------------------------."7-Zip" and "System" submenus in "Files" menu. 8 GB.In max mode 7z now uses 8 MB dictionary instead of 4 MB. .50 archives.Some bugs were fixed. Swedish. 2.

Norwegian.Supporting encrypted Rar3 archives.New program: 7-Zip File Manager. .30 Beta 24 2002-11-01 ------------------------.Folder creating and item renaming inside archive now is supported. .30 Beta 23 2002-09-07 ------------------------. Greek.New localizations: Catalan.New localizations: Lithuanian.2.New optional archive header compressing mode (-mhcf). .30 Beta 22 2002-08-31 ------------------------. .Some bugs were fixed. .Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed.30 Beta 21 2002-07-08 ------------------------. .30 Beta 25 2003-01-02 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.30 Beta 18 2002-03-25 . .-m switch syntax was slightly changed. 2. .Some internal reconstructions. 2. . . . .Updating non-solid 7z archives without -ms=off now is allowed.Command line version now doesn't allow absolute paths for compressing files. Voro.New localization: Turkish.Supporting Unicode names in Rar3 archives. Ukrainian.0 archives. . 2.RAM requirements for LZMA (7z) compression were reduced.New localizations: Danish.Supporting RAR 3. . .30 Beta 19 2002-04-11 ------------------------.New localizations: Belarusian.Bug in FAR plugin was fixed: Incorrect updating when archive has no explicit directory items for file items. 2. . 2. Romanian.Percent indicating for some operations. 2. .Some bugs were fixed.Encryption feature for zip format. .Encryption feature for 7z format (AES-256).Small bug in FAR plugin was fixed. . .Archive headers now always are compressed with LZMA method. 2.30 Beta 20 2002-07-01 ------------------------.RAM requirements for LZMA (7z) decompression were reduced. .

2. .30 Beta 15 2002-02-17 ------------------------. .Archive testing feature for GUI version.New localizations: Czech. .New localizations: Bulgarian.Now 7-Zip can use more than 256 MB of RAM in all Windows versions. 2. .New localization: Hungarian. . .Compression ratio in 7z was slightly improved.Supporting ARJ archives.Compressing speed in 7z format was slightly increased.30 Beta 14 2002-02-10 ------------------------. .New fast compression mode for LZMA: -m0a=0. Chinese Traditional.New match finders for LZMA: bt4b.New localization: Dutch.30 Beta 11 2002-01-15 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.30 Beta 16 2002-02-24 ------------------------. .Some bugs were fixed. 2. . 2. Slovak. .New localizations: Estonian. . Portuguese Brazil.Supporting RPM and CPIO archives.Unicode version in Beta 9 didn't work in Windows NT4.Some bugs were fixed.------------------------. . 2. Latvian.Some bugs were fixed. . hc3. . 2.New localization: Chinese Simplified.Bugs were fixed: .30 Beta 12 2002-01-16 ------------------------. hc4.New localizations: Portuguese. . .30 Beta 10 2002-01-11 ------------------------. Finnish.Bug was fixed: memory leak in Beta 11.30 Beta 17 2002-03-03 ------------------------.Speed optimization for multiprocessor computers (-mmt switch). Japanese. Polish.New match finder for LZMA: bt3. . 2.30 Beta 13 2002-01-31 ------------------------. Serbo-Croatian. 2.New SFX module for installers.Updating 7z archives in Beta 8 and 9 didn't work.Some bugs were fixed. .

2.30 Beta 5 2001-10-02 ------------------------.7z archive format is default for 7z. .exe now supports 7z.New localizations: Arabic. Spanish. . .Some other bugs were fixed.Auto adding . .Supporting multistream coders in 7z (-mb switch).Supporting anti-items in 7z format for incremental update (-u with action #3). 2. .7-Zip now supports new state (-uw switch) for cases when 7-Zip can not detect whether file is newer or the same.More compressing parameters for zip and gzip in console version (-m switch). .7zWin. .7-Zip now supports some zip archives that were not supported by previous versions.Overwrite mode switch for extracting (-ao). Italian. 2. tar.Supporting tar archives with very long file names (GNU extension to 'tar' format).30 Beta 9 2002-01-08 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed.. Russian. .Additional optimized versions of programs for Windows NT4/2000/XP.exe. .Auto renaming existing files feature for extracting files.Some bugs were fixed. Slovenian. .Two new match finders for LZMA: pat3h and pat4h.exe and 7za.30 Beta 8 2001-12-21 ------------------------. . German. 2.Compressing parameters option in Windows version.Supporting 7z format in MultiArc plugin for FAR Manager. .Program localization: English.exe extension to SFX archive name. . 2.30 Beta 6 2001-10-13 ------------------------. . zip.Some bugs were fixed. bzip2. .sfx: Windows version of SFX module.Self extract capability for 7z format.30 Beta 7 2001-11-04 ------------------------. . 2. . gzip. .Solid compressing option in Windows version. .7za. . French. .7z in default mode now uses bt234 match finder .30 Beta 4 2001-09-15 ------------------------.BCJ2: new converter for x86 code. .Some bugs were fixed.Creating SFX archives from explorer.

. . far7zip.exe: standalone command line version (only for 7z format). 2.reg file.-bd (Disable percentage indicator) switch in console version. There is new far7z.Searching start position of archive now is limited by first 1MB part of file. .Some bugs were fixed. .and solid compression.30 Beta 2 2001-08-30 ------------------------.21 2000-12-21 .Automatic adding extension to archive name in console version.Supporting Zip archives containing more than 65535 files.Supporting the new 7z format with high compression ratio.30 Beta 3 2001-09-10 ------------------------.reg files.new 7za. 2.22 2001-01-21 ------------------------. .7z in maximum mode (-mx) now uses 4MB dictionary.exe. 2.Packet now doesn't contain 7zip.Context menu for archive items in Explorer. 2.Bug was fixed: incorrect showing file names with national charsets in some zip archives.Speed of reading of archive contents was increased.Opening archive items in Explorer.30 Beta 1 2001-05-07 ------------------------. . .Some other bugs were fixed.23 2001-03-04 ------------------------. . 2.Some bugs were fixed.24 2001-03-21 ------------------------. .Speed of Plugin for Explorer was increased. .reg and far7zip2. .Bug was fixed: decompressing .Speed of compressing to Deflate format (zip.Bugs in GZip and Cab decoders were fixed. . . 2.7z solid archives containing empty files.Now it is possible to compress files larger than 4GB to GZip archives. 2.Bug in console version was fixed: previous versions incorrectly execute compression commands with non-recursive wildcards in combination with subfolders. . . gzip) was slightly increased.

. .FAR Plugin was improved: .Small bug was fixed.FAR Plugin incorrectly processed names of subdirectories that use national (non-english) charsets.Compression ratio was improved for some files.New program architecture with external compression and cryptographic modules. .Some bugs were fixed.Entering to archive's subfolders in Explorer by clicking items in main window didn't work under Windows ME/2000. 2. 2.Some bugs were fixed. . . .00 1999-07-18 ------------------------. .FAR Plugin didn't execute some operations. 2.20 2000-11-20 ------------------------.gzip plugin could not compress empty files.Showing percents during extracting ZIP archives sometimes was incorrect.Decompressing solid Rar archives sometimes gave error. .------------------------. .GUI version with integration to Windows Shell.Compression and decompressing GZip and TAR formats. 2.Supporting BZip2 and Cab.exe during list operation incorrectly showed file names with national (non-english) charsets. . .01 1999-09-19 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed: . .Console version 7z. .New console client.Alt-F6 in archive now immediately extracts selected files to current directory. . .Decryption support (Rar and Zip).First level 7-Zip Plugin for FAR Manager.Viewing properties of file by Ctrl-A. . .Showing process box during opening archives. 2. .Decompression RAR.11 2000-06-15 ------------------------.10 2000-05-16 ------------------------.Bugs were fixed: .Big bug was fixed: previous versions incorrectly worked . .Install & Uninstall support.Release.

Small bugs were fixed. containing subdirs parts.Original beta version. 2.00 Beta 1 1999-01-02 ------------------------.-mx switch (maXimize compression) was added.during compressing with files that were referred by direct(without wildcards) paths. End of document . .Compression and decompression speed were improved. . .