Bandizip is free archiver that can be used both at home and in the office.
The program handles the most popular compression formats, including Zip, 7z, and Rar files for free. Bandizip also has support for ZIP, 7Z, RAR, ALZ, EGG, TAR, BH, LZH, GZ, BZ2, ISO, CAB, WIM, XZ, ARJ, and Z archives files and users can create self-extracting files (.EXE) and multi-volume (split) archives files. It is a nice freeware program that has a lot of amazing features that you can get used to without any difficulty.
Bandizip is built to support Unicode to display international characters which displays for influences in archives. Some of the amazing features included in Bandizip include the following; unpack ZIP, ZIPX, RAR, 7Z, ARJ, ALZ, EGG, LZH, TAR, BH, GZ, BZ2, JAR, ISO, CAB, WIM, XZ, Z, ACE, TXZ, TLZ, PMA, and J2J archives, create ZIP, ZIPX, EXE, TAR, and TGZ archives, bypass the bad compression files automatically by “High Speed Archiving” function, extract the files to the destination folder directly by “Fast Drag & Drop” function, create self-extracting file (.EXE) and multi-volume (split) archives, optional archive encryption using ZipCrypto, context menu access including “Preview Archive” function, create or extract multiple zip files simultaneously from windows explorer, and it is free for both home and office use.
A comparison of Archiving software:
“Bandizip is an easy light weighted, fast, and free alternative archiving software that will work with most popular compression formats.”
- Packing and Unpacking: Zip(z01), ZipX(zx01), TAR, TGZ, 7Z(7z.001), and EXE(e01)
- Unpacking Only: RAR(part1.rar, r01), ACE, ALZ, APK, ARJ, BH, BZ, BZ2, CAB, EGG, GZ, J2J, JAR, IMG, IPA, ISO, LHA, LZH, LZMA, PMA, TBZ, TBZ2, TGZ, TLZ, TXZ, UDF, WAR, WIM, XZ, and Z.
- Support unicode to display international characters which display for filenames in archives.
- Bypass the bad compression files automatically by "High Speed Archiving" function.
- Extract the files to the destination folder directly by "Fast Drag & Drop" function.
- Create self-extracting file (.EXE) and multi-volume (split) archives
- Optional archive encryption using ZipCrypto.
- Context Menu access including "Preview Archive" function.
- Create or extract multiple zip files simultaneously from windows explorer.
- Free to use at both home and in the office.
- Language: Bulgarian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Czech, English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish, and more..
- Bandizip Icon Packs:
- Additional you can change/install the icons packs supported in Bandizip.
The icons packs are available over HERE “see screenshot below.
One of the example Icon packs designed by kippler”
A guide on how to install the Icon Pack can be found over HERE
Other Editions Of Bandizop For Windows And Mac OS X Version:
Win 2003/Win XP/