Archive files which are commonly referred to as zip files are one of the mainstays of computing. File archiving technology is used to compress data for various purposes such as the creation of installation executables, media images, or to group several files and folders into a single file. With this program, the computer user can handle archiving operations through various computing formats including Rar, 7z, a01, a02, and many others.
This program is lightweight and fast, thanks to the Rapid Zip Algorithm it uses for extraction and compression tasks. Its drag and drop interface and multi-core compression technique are other factors that enhance ease of use and fast archiving. Archives created with this program can be encrypted with the ZipCrypto and AES 256 technologies to make it secure. It also supports split compression whereby the user can choose the size of the archives.
Other features of the program include the support for Unicode characters, the creation of self-extracting archives in the form of executables, context menu access, drag and drop archiving and extraction feature, high-speed archiving mode, and many other features. This program is an excellent tool for handling all types of archiving tasks.
Bandizip Portable is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in compression category and is available to all software users as a free download.