Dear PowerArchiver Users,

We are pleased to release the latest version of PowerArchiver 2019 – 19.00.44.


  • Private Mode added – New Private Mode feature that clears PowerArchiver history and cleans temp folder with US DoD 5220.22-M approved methods.
  • SFX Wizard improvements – added do not store paths option to SFX Wizard, for easier creation of SFX’s.
  • Tabs improvements – You can now disable tabs when working with archives.
  • ZIP Engine improvements– Large ZIP engine improvements: Added packmp3 support for full compatibility with ZIPX, improved faster modes to improve the speed of the fast ZIP engine, improved overall speeds in various situations such as smaller files being compressed/extracted.
  • Various improvements– over 100 various improvements/issues completed since release .33!

PowerArchiver 2019 is the smartest release of PowerArchiver ever. New Modern Windows 10 interface uses simplified ribbon to look great, with three all new skins – don’t like the Windows 10 interface? You may still use the Classic and Windows Ribbon interfaces. SmartAI will optimize your compression, save your power, change to dark mode when necessary, enable FIPS mode system wide, enable you to work conveniently with touch screens. We made PowerArchiver ZIP compression faster. PowerArchiver Mini is back and lets you use the full power of PowerArchiver within the Windows Explorer Preview window. The Advanced Codec Pack – .pa format has been fine tuned for the best compression and speed on the market! For a list of additional changes in the new PowerArchiver 2019, please check out PowerArchiver 2019 Introduction.

PowerArchiver 2019 , with the Advanced Codec Pack (.PA), is now available for download at our download page as well as Patchbeam for PowerArchiver 2019 users. Thank you for your support since 1998!