PowerArchiver Skin Library

Below you can find the new full-application skins for PowerArchiver. The PSF skin format enables skins to make a number of changes to PowerArchiver, which can include interface graphics, a toolbar replacement, icons and custom settings. To install a skin, simply download and open it using PowerArchiver!

You can also design your own PowerArchiver skin! Click here for instructions on how to create and submit a PSF skin.

NOTE: The skins below will only work with PowerArchiver 9.6 and above. Please download the latest PowerArchiver release from the download area.


Skin Name: Longhorn

User Rating: 4.35 (151 votes)

Longhorn Screenshot

Skin Author: Marc A. Foumberg

Description: Longhorn for PA has returned! This skin follows the original skin with some changes made for improved visual effects. Sculpted Scroll Bars, Roll-Up button and Translucent Window button (avail on XP & 2K). Update: Toolbar background (Gradient is now light to dark to light for 3D effect). Configuration window has new black tabs to match the scroll bar buttons. Adjusted Tool bar button hover size and color. Trans button relocated since its not visible under Win9x Minor bug fixes and smaller file size.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 13332

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Skin Name: SmoothLime

User Rating: 4.36 (91 votes)

SmoothLime Screenshot

Skin Author: Marc A. Foumberg

Description: Soothing Lime and soft Grey colors make up this interface for easy viewing. Sculpted Scroll Bars, Roll-Up button and Translucent Window button (avail on XP & 2K). Update: Relocated Trans button since not visible under Win9x. Fixed Scroll bar and Scroll button issues. Smaller file size.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 10265

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Skin Name: SmoothVista

User Rating: 4.51 (208 votes)

SmoothVista Screenshot

Skin Author: Marc A. Foumberg

Description: A Black Vista theme for PA. Smooth glassy colors and effects. Dark backgrounds with bright colors. Roll-Up button and Translucent Window button (avail on XP & 2K).Update: Smaller file size. Minor bugs fixed.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 16213

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Skin Name: Board

User Rating: 3.98 (84 votes)

Board Screenshot

Skin Author: basj

Description: Bare PCB Board :-).

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 8428

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Skin Name: Jaluran

User Rating: 4.15 (135 votes)

Jaluran Screenshot

Skin Author: basj

Description: Green energy!

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 12518

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Skin Name: Wire and Glass

User Rating: 4.39 (199 votes)

Wire and Glass Screenshot

Skin Author: Paul-Eric

Description: Simple glassy skin with transparency effects and iron wire borders matching my "Wire and Glass" WindowBlinds 5 skin. CX Note - Awesome skin!

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: Yes
Downloads: 11813

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Skin Name: Quasar

User Rating: 4.25 (83 votes)

Quasar Screenshot

Skin Author: Mike Bryant

Description: Great looking, minimalistic skin with some extra features.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: No
Icons Included: No
Downloads: 9653

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Skin Name: Sidewinder

User Rating: 4.27 (91 votes)

Sidewinder Screenshot

Skin Author: Mike Bryant

Description: Nice looking if a bit complex skin.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: No
Icons Included: No
Downloads: 9179

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Skin Name: Colony

User Rating: 4.36 (322 votes)

Colony Screenshot

Skin Author: Mike Bryant

Description: Futuristic skin.

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 9.6
Full Interface Skin: Yes
Has Toolbar: No
Icons Included: No
Downloads: 14302

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Skin Name: Created with Paint

User Rating: 4.47 (5098 votes)

Created with Paint Screenshot

Skin Author: taucius

Description: When will Microsoft create a normal bitmap editor?

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Minimum Version: PowerArchiver 0
Full Interface Skin: No
Has Toolbar: Yes
Icons Included: No
Downloads: 457

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