Where WinZip only lets you compress to ZIP and WinRAR to RAR or ZIP, 7zip offers you up to 5 different archive formats to choose from. 7-Zip lets you choose. Jan 30, 2017 . 7z, Zip, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, DMG, ISO. Extraction formats supported: RAR, 7z, Lzma, xz, Zip, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2 Why does 7z scan directories that are not supposed to be archived? By Lyubomyr Shaydariv on Fri Apr 07, 2017 11:10 AM, 4, 104, By Igor Pavlov on Sat Apr 08. Open source Windows utility for manipulating archives. Formats 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR are supported fully, other formats can be unpacked.
7z is a compressed archive file format that supports several different data compression, Categories: 1999 introductions · Archive formats · Russian inventions.