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).

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

..7-Zip now can unpack UDF.60 beta 2008-08-19 ------------------------. XAR and DMG/HFS archives. .New localizations: Icelandic.001.Now it's possible to store file creation time in 7z and ZIP archives (-mtc swi tch).Some bugs were fixed.The bug in 7-Zip 4.Some bugs were fixed.7-Zip now can unpack . .Some speed optimizations.ZIP archives.It's allowed to use -t switch for "list" and "extract" commands. . .7-Zip now can unpack ZIP archives encrypted with PKWARE-AES. .New localizations: Punjabi (Indian).Some bugs were fixed.63 2008-12-31 ------------------------.New localization: Sinhala.7-Zip File Manager now keeps encryption when you edit encrypted file inside ar chive.Unicode (UTF-8) support for filenames in . . 4..7-Zip now can unpack multivolume RAR archives created with "old style volume names" scheme and names *. *.62 2008-12-02 ------------------------.Now it's possible to use -mSW.Some bugs were fixed.59 beta 2008-08-13 ------------------------.63 was fixed: 7-Zip could not decrypt .lzma archives. 4. . 2) -mcu switch: 7-Zip uses UTF-8. 4.Some bugs were fixed. . Kurdish Sorani. .4. . . .58 beta 2008-05-05 ------------------------.7-Zip now supports LZMA compression for . Pashto.61 beta 2008-11-23 ------------------------.and -mSW+ switches instead of -mSW=off and -mSW =on . . if the local code page doesn't contain re quired symbols.002. 4. 4.ZIP archives. if there are non-ASCII symbols. . Now there are 3 modes: 1) Default mode: 7-Zip uses UTF-8.64 2009-01-03 ------------------------.ZIP archives encrypted with WinZip-AES method.7-Zip File Manager now allows to change current folder from the address bar dr op-down list. 3) -mcl switch: 7-Zip uses local code page. . 4.Some bugs were fixed.

Some bugs were fixed. . .4. .Some bugs were fixed. Now it uses random initialization vectors. . . 4.4. 4.50 beta could not open some .Speed optimizations for AES encryption.New switch for command line version: -ssc[-] enables/disables case-sensitive mode for file names. 4.The BUG in command line version was fixed: -up3 switch could work incorrectly. 4. . 4.ZIP archives with broken files.57 2007-12-06 ------------------------.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4.). ..The bug in 7-Zip 4.51 beta 2007-07-25 ------------------------.7z format was increased.Some bugs were fixed. .52 beta 2007-08-03 ------------------------.Decompression speed was increased.49 beta 2007-07-11 ------------------------.Encryption strength for ."Test" and "Info" buttons now work for open archives.52 beta was fixed: 7-Zip could create . 4.Some bugs were fixed.54 beta 2007-09-04 ------------------------. 4.7-Zip now can unpack Compound files (msi.55 beta 2007-09-05 ------------------------.56 beta 2007-10-24 ------------------------.48 .48 beta 2007-06-26 ------------------------. doc.50 beta 2007-07-24 ------------------------. .53 beta 2007-08-27 ------------------------.7-Zip now replaces incorrect characters in filenames during extracting. 4. 4.7z archives.Some bugs were fixed.Some bugs were fixed.7-Zip now can unpack WIM archives..

ZIP archives.7-Zip now can use multi-threading mode for compressing to .Compressing speed and Memory requirements were increased. .New context menu items for .7-Zip now supports WinZip-compatible AES-256 encryption for .44 beta 2007-01-20 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.7z archives extracting .BZip2 compressing / decompressing now can work in multi-threading mode .New localization: Welsh. 4.45 beta 2007-04-17 ------------------------.7-Zip now restores modification time of folders during .Speed optimizations for LZMA. Fast: 1 MB.Some bugs were fixed.New "Compress shared files" option in GUI and -ssw switch.New localizations: Bangla.New localizations: Armenian.47 beta 2007-05-27 ------------------------. . 4.Some bugs were fixed.If -t{Type} switch is not specified. . Deflate. . .46 beta were fixed: BZip2 could work incorrectly.Now it's possible to associate 7-zip with combined types like . . . . . 4. . 4. Default dictionary size was increased: Fastest: 64 KB. Normal: 4 MB.ZIP format supporting was improved. . It can slightly increase compression ratio in some cases. 7-Zip now uses extension of archive to detect the type of archive. Max: 32 MB. .Now it's possible to specify the size of solid block and the number of CPU threads in "Add to archive" dialog box.ZIP archives creating.The number of DLL files was reduced.42 2006-05-14 ------------------------. Nepali.46 beta 2007-05-25 ------------------------.43 beta 2006-09-15 ------------------------. 4.ZIP archives. . Max: 16 MB. . .New fast compression mode for Deflate method in Zip and GZip.4. .switch -mhcf=off is not supported now.7z archives. BZip2 and unRAR.Bugs of 7-Zip 4.Speed optimizations. . . . .7-Zip now uses order list (list of extensions) for files sorting for compressi ng to . .Default dictionary size was increased: Normal: 16 MB.Some bugs were fixed. . Ultra: 64 MB.tbz2 .Benchmark was improved (new "b" command in command line version). Marathi. Bashkir.7-Zip now supports file pathnames longer than 260 characters.New localization: Norwegian Nynorsk.

LZMA now supports word size up to 273 .Some bugs were fixed 4. BT2.Files 7zFMn.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4. Also you must have administrator's rights for your system.- 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.sfx were removed from 7-zip pa ckage .exe.sfx and 7zCon. 7-zipn.exe.31 didn't work in Windows 95 4. if you compress files smaller than specified dictionary size. 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. . This feature allows to increase speed of compressing.28 beta worked incorrectly in Windows 95/98/Me 4.New switch: -scs{WIN DOS UTF-8} specifies charset for list files. This feature works only on Windows 2003 / XP x64 / Vista.Some bugs were fixed .New localization: Basque 4.7-Zip now uses uncompressed SFX: 7z. if 7-Zip uses lar ge pages. Also Task Manager doesn't show real memory usage of program.7-Zip now can use large memory pages: GUI: 7-Zip File Manager / Options / Settings / Use large memory pages.Small changes .Sfx modules 7z.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4. 7zGn. .dll . 7za. Command line version: -slp switch. Recommended size of RAM: 1 GB or more.28 beta 2005-09-27 ------------------------- . BT3. .Speed optimizations in LZMA maximum/ultra compressing.exe (console version): -slt. To install this feature you must run 7-Zip File Manager at least once. .32 2005-12-09 ------------------------.sfx now use msvcrt. close it and reboot system.exe. Kurdish 4. But 7-Zip can make some pause at starting of compressing for allocating large pages. .29 beta 2005-09-28 ------------------------.30 beta 2005-11-18 ------------------------. 7zC.New localizations: Albanian. Default charset for list files is UTF-8 now.sfx .31 2005-12-04 ------------------------.7-Zip now reduces dictionary size for LZMA. "l" (list) command with -slt shows technical information for archive.

7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when it can not find specified file as in version 4.Drag and Drop support . 7-Zip prints messages to stderr.23 2005-06-29 ------------------------. . Malay 4.Command line version now supports short file names (like FILENA~1. . . and if -so switch is specified.New localization: Ido 4.7-Zip can unpack multivolume CAB archives .If there are no wildcard names and there is no -r switch in command line.24 beta 2005-07-06 ------------------------.19 beta 2005-05-21 ------------------------. Compression ratio in Maximum and Ultra modes is 1-3% better for some files.Some bugs were fixed 4. Now it supports 3 modes: Normal. ..Some bugs were fixed .25 beta 2005-07-31 ------------------------. 4.New localization: Tatarish 4.20 2005-05-30 ------------------------. .24 beta.Some bugs were fixed .7-Zip now supports standard selection mode in the file list .No changes 4.7-Zip can unpack CHM/HXS (MS HTML HELP) archives .7-Zip now supports right-click Drag and Drop in Explorer .BZip2 code was rewritten.27 beta 2005-09-21 ------------------------.New localizations: Extremaduran.Bug was fixed: 7-Zip 4. Shift+Delete deletes files permanently.TXT) .Some bugs were fixed .Now 7-Zip deletes files to the Recycle Bin by default.27 beta created incorrect multivolume archives. . 7-Zip now checks that specified files exist on disk before compressing.LZH format support (extracting only) . Maximum and Ultra.26 beta 2005-08-05 ------------------------. It just shows warning. In Normal mode it compresses almost as original BZip2 compressor. but Maximum Mode is about 3 times slower and Ultra Mode is about 8 times slower than Normal mode.7-Zip File Manager now can copy files from one archive to another .Some bugs were fixed 4."Duplicate filename" collision problem between names with ligatures was fixed.Console version now prints all messages to stdout by default.

7-Zip installer was created with NSIS. .Now 7-Zip can create multivolume archives (switch -v for command line) ..Some bugs were fixed .New localizations: Breton.exe now supports .Z format supporting (extracting only) .17 beta was fixed: 7-Zip File Manager could crash after some operations with archives 4. Farsi 4. 7-Zip just skips that file and shows warning.Some files were moved from main package to extra package: .Code size optimization .. Indonesian 4.16 beta 2005-03-29 ------------------------.7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when it can not open file. And 7-Zip changes such long spaces in name to " .11 beta was fixed: .Some bugs were fixed .Bug in v4.Some bugs were fixed .Some bugs were fixed .New localization: Frisian 4.Speed optimization (5%) for 7z / LZMA .7za.14 beta 2005-01-11 ------------------------. .SFX modules for installers (7zS.Switch "--" stops switches parsing .17 beta 2005-04-18 ------------------------.New localizations: Azeri.13 beta 2004-12-14 ------------------------.Plugin for FAR Manager .-r. Now it installs 7-Zip for all users (under Windows 2000/XP). 7-Zip now does not open files with more than 4 continuous spaces in the name.New localization: Uzbek 4.sfx) .18 beta 2005-04-19 ------------------------.7-Zip now can extract ZIP archives compressed with "Shrink" method . Georgian 4.Some bugs were fixed 4.Bug in v4.Z archives .12 beta 2004-11-18 ------------------------. " in the file list.switch in command line now is default for all commands .15 beta 2005-01-25 ------------------------.To increase protection from viruses. .sfx and 7zSD..New localizations: Asturian.

7-Zip now doesn't interrupt the compressing when file is locked by other application.09 beta 2004-10-05 ------------------------. And test archive after compressing.10 beta 2004-10-21 ------------------------.now it's possible to use absolute pathnames .0* were fixed: .CPIO format supporting was improved .Small fixes in 7-Zip GUI (7zG.Some commands in command line with "-r" switch worked incorrectly. So now it's possible to compress files bigger than 4 GB to ZIP archives.New localization: Galician 4.11 beta 2004-11-16 ------------------------.0* were fixed: .Some bugs were fixed . so 7-zip could skip some files during compressing .07 beta 2004-10-03 ------------------------. 4.Bugs in v4. it rebooted without asking user .Command line interface was changed: . .Bugs in v4.syntax simplification: was: 7z a a Folder1\* Folder2\* -r now: 7z a a Folder1 Folder2 .7-Zip now shows file names during compressing/decompressing . Note: previous versions of 7-Zip had bug.Renaming inside archives didn't work or worked incorrectly .7-Zip now can extract or test several archives in one command .07 was fixed: when rebooting is required.exe) 4.Unified command line interface to GUI and console versions .Small fixes in 7-Zip GUI (7zG.Bug in installer for v4. so they can not unpack non-solid and some solid 7z archives with such skipped files.08 beta 2004-10-04 ------------------------.Big amount of code was changed in this beta version.Small internal changes 4. .Supporting for RAR archives with encrypted headers . 7-Zip just skips that file and shows warning.7-Zip now supports Zip64 extension of ZIP format. like *\*111*\* .More smart detection of archive type for files with unusual file name extensions .exe) 4. So don't use it for important data compressing.7-Zip created incorrect ZIP archives if file size was from 3.Some other bugs were fixed .GUI SFX didn't show extracting dialog at start . .now it's possible to use complex wildcard commands.For GZip and BZip2 formats you can: .75 GB to 4 GB.

in Normal mode: 256 MB .Optional limitation for solid block size for increasing the speed of random file decompressing (-ms switch) .- .Split and Combine commands .Compress to stdout (-so switch) . 3.7z.Now you can select compression method. 7zn.7-zip now use limitations for solid block size for increasing the speed of random file decompressing: .exe.Extract to stdout (-so switch) 7-Zip File Manager: .13 2003-12-11 ------------------------.in Ultra mode: 4 GB .09.11 2003-10-06 ------------------------.Optional auto renaming for existing files during extraction in command line version (-aot switch).10 2003-09-27 ------------------------. .Some bugs were fixed .Compress from stdin (-si switch) . 7za.Some small bugs were fixed 3. Show grid lines Internal reconstruction Some bugs were fixed New localizations: Friulian.exe and 7zan.New localization: Afrikaans 3. Thai 3.in Maximum mode: 1 GB . . .Drag-and-Drop from external application .exe and SFX modules now support Unicode file names under Windows NT/2000/XP/2003.GUI version (7zG. .New "Benchmark" command in 7-Zip File Manager.exe) can compress files with absolute paths .7-Zip File Manager now contains toolbars. It measures compressing and decompressing speeds and shows rating values. Tamil.Some bugs were fixed 3. Also it shows memory usage.exe were removed from package. Macedonian.02 2003-09-20 ------------------------.new list view options: Full row select. dictionary size and word size in "Add to archive" dialog box.Some bugs were fixed. .Compression dialog doesn't suggest bzip2 and gzip2 types when there are more than one selected file .in Fast mode: 16 MB . Mongolian.in Store mode: 0 B .12 2003-12-10 ------------------------.

sfx.Multi-threading option for Multi-Processor systems or Pentium 4 with Hyper-Threading .New localization: Valencian.Automatic compression filter for executable files: dll.Supporting fast compressing mode (-mx=1 switch) . (-mf switch) .3. .Extract here .Maximum: 8 MB dictionary.08.New features in compressing / decompressing window. .08.Some bugs were fixed 3.Some bugs in previous 3.08.30 Beta 31 2003-04-29 . max settings .04 beta 2003-08-24 ------------------------.Normal: 2 MB dictionary.-mhcf switch for 7z format now is default .Some other small changes.* versions were fixed: .02 beta 2003-08-20 ------------------------."Show password" option.Opening archive inside archive . BCJ filter . ocx. sys.08.Favorites menu in 7-Zip File Manager .08 beta 2003-08-19 ------------------------.Fast: 32 KB dictionary.Automatic adding of extension to archive name in Compress Dialog .01 beta 2003-09-06 ------------------------. if it doesn't require repacking solid blocks .Ultra: 32 MB dictionary.Internal reconstruction.03 beta 2003-08-21 ------------------------. max settings .New localization: Esperanto 2.Updating solid 7z archives now is supported.Compress and email .New context menu items: . BCJ2 filter. BCJ filter.Extract to <Folder> .Storing columns width inside archives in File Manager .Quotes in list files in console version 3.09. BCJ filter .30 Beta 32 2003-05-15 ------------------------. .Compression levels in 7z now are: .Some bugs were fixed 3.Some bugs were fixed 3.Compress dialog: . registry using was reduced . 2.Encrypt file names option . exe.

.30 Beta 29 2003-04-07 ------------------------.30 Beta 27 2003-01-24 ------------------------.Supporting file comments: Ctrl-Z. . .New localizations: Hebrew.Some optimization recompiling for reducing code size. .New key alias for folder bookmarks: [Shift]+Alt+Number. 2.7-Zip File Manager: . . 2.Some bugs were fixed: .Path history and "Browse" button in "Copy" dialog.------------------------.Supporting old version of CPIO format. . . Incorrect percent showing in 7z compressing when files are bigger than 4 GB.1/2 Panels mode switching (F9). Vietnamese.RAR supporting was improved."7-Zip" and "System" submenus in "Files" menu..Some bugs were fixed. .Two BUGs in two previous beta versions (Beta 25 and Beta 26) were fixed: 1. .30 Beta 28 2003-02-16 ------------------------.. .Some bugs were fixed. 2. . item. Incorrect compressing to non-solid 7z archive when files have some very big sizes: 4 GB. ..Using anti-items in 7z format.Some bugs were fixed.30 Beta 26 2003-01-12 ------------------------.Supporting Deflate64 method in Zip archives. .Supporting DEB archives.Supporting Bzip2 compression in ZIP archives. .Some bugs were fixed. .30 Beta 30 2003-04-19 ------------------------.Showing .Updating 7z archives that are larger than 4 GB.50 archives.New localizations: Korean. 2. . .Supporting multivolume RAR and SPLIT archives. . 2.Compressing empty files with password to zip format.In max mode 7z now uses 8 MB dictionary instead of 4 MB. . 12 GB. .Supporting Rar 1. . .Some bugs were fixed. Swedish. 16 GB.7-Zip File Manager: . 2.Small changes in LZMA code.7-Zip File Manager: . 8 GB. .

. .Archive headers now always are compressed with LZMA method. 2.Percent indicating for some operations. .Some bugs were fixed.Small bug in FAR plugin was fixed. .New localizations: Catalan. 2. . .Supporting RAR 3. .Updating non-solid 7z archives without -ms=off now is allowed. . . .New localizations: Belarusian.Encryption feature for 7z format (AES-256). Norwegian. . 2.New optional archive header compressing mode (-mhcf).Some bugs were fixed.30 Beta 25 2003-01-02 ------------------------.RAM requirements for LZMA (7z) decompression were reduced.Some bugs were fixed. 2.2. .Some internal reconstructions.Bug in FAR plugin was fixed: Incorrect updating when archive has no explicit directory items for file items.Encryption feature for zip format.30 Beta 20 2002-07-01 ------------------------. Voro. .Supporting Unicode names in Rar3 archives.New localization: Turkish. 2. Ukrainian.30 Beta 21 2002-07-08 ------------------------.Folder creating and item renaming inside archive now is supported.30 Beta 19 2002-04-11 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.RAM requirements for LZMA (7z) compression were reduced.Some bugs were fixed. . . 2.30 Beta 22 2002-08-31 ------------------------.New program: 7-Zip File Manager.-m switch syntax was slightly changed. Greek. .New localizations: Lithuanian. 2.Supporting encrypted Rar3 archives.30 Beta 18 2002-03-25 . .New localizations: Danish.30 Beta 24 2002-11-01 ------------------------. .0 archives.Command line version now doesn't allow absolute paths for compressing files. Romanian. .30 Beta 23 2002-09-07 ------------------------. . .

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

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

far7zip. .24 2001-03-21 ------------------------.Some bugs were fixed.Speed of reading of archive contents was increased. .reg file.Speed of Plugin for Explorer was increased. 2.Searching start position of archive now is limited by first 1MB part of file.23 2001-03-04 ------------------------.new 7za.Automatic adding extension to archive name in console version.22 2001-01-21 ------------------------. . There is new far7z.Speed of compressing to Deflate format (zip. . 2. . . . 2. gzip) was slightly increased.Some other bugs were fixed. .Packet now doesn't contain 7zip.Bugs in GZip and Cab decoders were fixed.Supporting Zip archives containing more than 65535 files. .Context menu for archive items in Explorer. .reg files.Bug in console version was fixed: previous versions incorrectly execute compression commands with non-recursive wildcards in combination with subfolders.-bd (Disable percentage indicator) switch in console version.Opening archive items in Explorer.7z in maximum mode (-mx) now uses 4MB dictionary.and solid compression. 2.7z solid archives containing empty files.Now it is possible to compress files larger than 4GB to GZip archives. 2. 2. 2.30 Beta 1 2001-05-07 ------------------------.reg and far7zip2.Some bugs were fixed. .Bug was fixed: decompressing .21 2000-12-21 . .Supporting the new 7z format with high compression ratio.Bug was fixed: incorrect showing file names with national charsets in some zip archives.30 Beta 2 2001-08-30 ------------------------.30 Beta 3 2001-09-10 ------------------------.exe: standalone command line version (only for 7z format). .exe. . .

. .Entering to archive's subfolders in Explorer by clicking items in main window didn't work under Windows ME/2000.Install & Uninstall support. . .Showing process box during opening archives.Some bugs were fixed.FAR Plugin incorrectly processed names of subdirectories that use national (non-english) charsets.First level 7-Zip Plugin for FAR Manager. 2.Small bug was fixed.------------------------.Decryption support (Rar and Zip). . 2.20 2000-11-20 ------------------------.New console client.gzip plugin could not compress empty files.Decompressing solid Rar archives sometimes gave error. .Alt-F6 in archive now immediately extracts selected files to current directory. .GUI version with integration to Windows Shell.Decompression RAR.FAR Plugin didn't execute some operations. .Some bugs were fixed: .Viewing properties of file by Ctrl-A. . .Showing percents during extracting ZIP archives sometimes was incorrect.Bugs were fixed: . .Release. .10 2000-05-16 ------------------------. 2.01 1999-09-19 ------------------------. .11 2000-06-15 ------------------------. . 2.Compression ratio was improved for some files. .New program architecture with external compression and cryptographic modules.00 1999-07-18 ------------------------. . .Supporting BZip2 and Cab.Compression and decompressing GZip and TAR formats.exe during list operation incorrectly showed file names with national (non-english) charsets. 2. .Some bugs were fixed.Console version 7z.Big bug was fixed: previous versions incorrectly worked . .FAR Plugin was improved: .

00 Beta 1 1999-01-02 ------------------------. . .Compression and decompression speed were improved.Original beta version. containing subdirs parts.Small bugs were fixed. .-mx switch (maXimize compression) was added. 2. End of document .during compressing with files that were referred by direct(without wildcards) paths.

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