PowerArchiver 2017 Professional
Best-in-Class tools
for a single
English license
for a single
multilingual license

What’s included

Compress, Encrypt, Exchange and Backup your important data with full set of powerful tools.

PowerArchiver Professional

Full set of powerful tools for both power users and companies. Includes PowerArchiver Pro, PowerArchiver Command Line, PowerArchiver for Outlook, PowerArchiver Backup, PowerArchiver Cloud browser and Encryption Suite with OpenPGP.

PowerArchiver Professional!

PowerArchiver 2017 Professional - New Interface

Professional version adds several features to the main PowerArchiver application:

  • Send to Secure FTP – PowerArchiver Pro has quick Send to Secure FTP feature that lets you upload files to configured FTP/SFTP/FTP with SSL server. It uses FIPS 140-2 certified components to achieve compliance with various federal data standards. It is fully functional from Main PowerArchiver (after compression or separately), shell extensions as well as Backup application.
  • Send to Burner – PowerArchiver Pro will let you quickly burn archives to CD/DVD/Blu-Ray discs. It is fully functional from both Shell Extensions and Main PowerArchiver application (after compression or separately).

Encryption Suite with full OpenPGP support!

Encryption Suite – professional set of Encryption features:
  • ZIP/ZIPX AES 256 Encryption/Decryption – Full support for industry standard – ZIP/ZIPX 256 AES Encryption, fully compatible with open data standards and all of the major compression utilities. PowerArchiver has The best support for opening various encrypted ZIP archives, fully compatible with all options inside WinZip and SecureZip.
  • Encrypt/Decrypt files with OpenPGP standard – Create and Open encrypted OpenPGP files with various different Encryption options. Fully featured!
  • Office encryption – Encrypt Office files with secure encryption!
  • PDF encryption – Encrypt PDF files with secure encryption!
  • OpenPGP Key Manager – Create, Add new OpenPGP keys via fully featured OpenPGP Key Manager.
  • FIPS 140-2 certified – Encryption Suite uses FIPS 140-2 certified components for AES encryption.
  • Support for PAE and 7-zip formats – Full support for PAE and 7-zip AES encryption formats.
  • Multiple/Batch File Encrypt and Decrypt – Encryption Suite supports encrypting and decrypting hundreds of files at the same time.
  • Password Policies – Set minimum password strength that your users have to enter.
  • Password Manager – Save passwords used for various encrypted files.
  • Password Profiles – Predefine your passwords and use them conveniently.

PowerArchiver Cloud Browser!

Access various different cloud services:
  • Access 6 different Cloud services – PowerArchiver Cloud Browser supports Dropbox, Google Drive, Amazon S3, OneDrive, Box.Net and Azure. Both power user and business services are supported with full set of features.
  • Upload Files to Cloud – Upload both full files and single files inside archives, without having to separately extract and upload them. Simply right click on a file and select Upload to Cloud
  • Download Files from Cloud with a twist – Download your file from Cloud and PowerArchiver will automatically open it if the file in question is in archive format support by PowerArchiver.
  • FUll Integration – Cloud is fully integrated from within various PowerArchiver features. You can use it from shell extensions, by right clicking on files inside archives as well as upload your backup to cloud automatically!

Advanced Enterprise class Backup

PowerArchiver Backup is advanced Enterprise class backup with multiple features including:
  • Volume Shadow Copy (VSS) – With VSS, you can backup any file/database on the computer, without closing program using it.
  • CD/DVD/BD burner support – Burn your archives directly to the media of your choice.
  • 3 local/network destinations – Copy backup up to 3 local or network destinations for maximum safety
  • SecureFTP/FTP/Cloud uploads – Upload backups to FTP/SFTP server, FIPS 140.2 certified as well as one of the 6 cloud services supported.
  • 7-Zip compression – Use advanced 7zip compression to minimize backup size, or chose between other possible formats such as ZIP, ZIPX, TAR, CAB, etc.
  • Detailed logging support – Detailed logs that can be emailed upon completion, or just stored on the hard drive/network.
  • Windows Scheduler – PowerArchiver Backup will create and edit Windows Schedules for you, enabling unattended backups, with many advanced options.

Includes PowerArchiver Outlook Plugin

PowerArchiver Outlook Plugin

Includes PowerArchiver Outlook Plugin with following features:

  • Can be configured to work automatically without user input.
  • Compress in multiple formats (ZIP, ZIPX, 7-Zip, CAB, TAR.GZ) with different settings.
  • Powerful 256-bit encryption support with AES256bit ZIP/ZIPX standards. FIPS 140.2 Certified.
  • Create SFX (Executable) attachments compressed in CAB or ZIP formats.
  • Rename extension of attachment automatically to bypass mail filters.
  • Exclusions based on extension with predefined commonly used extensions.
  • Name attachment based on first file and filter based on minimum file size.
  • Option to include help file with attachment.
  • Easy configuration rules for Administrators.
  • Windows Installer based installation.
  • Superb compatibility with all versions of Outlook, from Outlook XP to Outlook 2016 (both 32bit and 64bit). No crashing or Microsoft Outlook hanging.

Includes PowerArchiver Command Line (PACL)

PACL is an advanced standalone command line archiving utility for Windows console environments. It fully supports a variety of the most popular compressed file formats, including: ZIP, ZIPX, 7-ZIP, CAB, JAR, TAR, TAR.GZ, TAR.BZ2, yENC, Base64, CAB SFX and many others. PACL also includes 5 different encryption methods.
PACL was designed to be a versatile, reliable and scriptable application that can be used in many different configurations and scenarios.

Create ISO Files

PowerArchiver 2017 enables you to create ISO images directly with files from your hard disk. You can create both ISO9660 ISO files as well as UDF ISO files for maximum compatibility.

PowerArchiver 2017 Professional Sreenshots

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PowerArchiver 2017
Virtual Drive – Mount ISO files as cd/dvd drives!
Full standalone CD/DVD/Blu-Ray burner
Copy CD/DVD discs to ISO images for safe storage
Secure FTP Client – full standalone FTP/SFTP client with Ribbon interface
Advanced Codec Pack – Full support for new .pa format, including advanced options. You can manually configure various different codecs, filters and their respective options for maximum speed/compression.
Encryption Suite with– full OpenPGP encryption support. FIPS 140-2 certified AES encryption. Encrypt/Decrypt hundreds of files at the same time.
PowerArchiver Cloud – –Full support for Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive, Box.Net, Amazon S3 and Azure. Access your Clouds from within PowerArchiver.
Enterprise class Backup utility with Volume Shadow Service support, schedules, logs and ability to Burn, FTP and Copy backups up to 3 locations.
Create advanced ISO Image files (both ISO9660 and UDF)
Full copy of PowerArchiver Command Line (PACL) included
Full copy of PowerArchiver Outlook Plugin (PAOP) included
Most advanced ZIP/ZIPX engine, only one fully compatible with WinZip and SecureZIP. Supports fully ZIPX standard (lzma, ppmd, wavpack and jpeg) for lowest size archives, unlimited sized ZIP/ZIPX archives, AES 256bit encryption, Unicode languages, Multicore compression and much more.
Fully supports creating and opening of: ZIP (multicore), ZIPX (multicore), 7-zip (multicore LZMA and LZMA2), LHA, CAB, TAR/GZ/BZ2, BH and PAE archives.
Opens and extracts: RAR (10% faster than WR 4.x), ISO (ISO9660 and UDF), ACE, ARJ, MSI, NSIS, CHM, DMG, RPM, CPIO, VHD, XAR, LZMA, SquashFS, CramFS, WIM (and more!) (
Exclusive Windows 7 and Vista features like automatic elevation via UAC, and Volume Shadow Service support for compressing files/databases exclusivly in use by the system.
Superior interface with both Ribbon style interface and Classic toolbar
Full file manager support with explorer view
FIPS 140.2 and HIPAA certification/compliance with AES encryption in ZIP/ZIPX formats and with Secure FTP file exchange.
Has over 10 different tools, Queuing support, Profiles, skins, ribbon/classic interface choice, creates sfx archives (zip, 7zip, pae), automatic updates via 2 second patchbeam sytem and much, much more!
Patchbeam 2 second update system
Queue system for sequential compression/exuaction scheduling
Create Self Extracting archives in zip, 7zip and pae formats

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Multiple licenses (multilingual)
  • 1 License €34.95
  • 2-9 License €25.00
  • 10-24 License €20.00
  • 25-49 License €17.00
  • 50-99 License €13.00
  • 100-199 License €10.00
  • 200-499 License €7.50
  • 500-999 License €5.00
Multiple licenses (English)
  • 1 License $34.95
  • 2-9 License $25.00
  • 10-24 License $20.00
  • 25-49 License $17.00
  • 50-99 License $13.00
  • 100-199 License $10.00
  • 200-499 License $7.50
  • 500-999 License $5.00

Section 508 Compliance

Every version of PowerArchiver 2017 is Section 508 Compliant. Please click here to download VPAT PDF.
System Requirements

Operating systems:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2003


Every computer which runs one of the above mentioned operating systems at a reasonable speed.

Disk Space Requirements:

150 MB for the program files plus some additional space for backup files (minimal).


Multicore processor recommended for best speed.
Catalan, Croatian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, German, Estonian, English (USA), English (UK), French, Finnish, French, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brasil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Cyrillic, BiH), Serbian (Latin, Serbia), Spanish (Argentina), Spanish (Spain), Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Korean languages.