Files can be archived into different formats for safety and security. There are number of freewares as well as costly software to handle these archives. The famous archives are ISO, BIN, RAR, Zip and famous software (have to buy) are WinZip, WinRAR. This time you have chance to get your own free license of WinRAR 3.8 which is not very latest but works fine on Windows 7. In fact WinRAR is a very famous software to handle different types of archives. Currently, it can handle 14 different types of archives e.g. RAR, TAR, JAR, Zip, 7-Zip, ISO, etc. There are many other features are:
- Complete support of RAR and ZIP 2.0 archives;
- Highly sophisticated, original compression algorithm;
- Special algorithms optimized for text, audio, graphics, 32-bit and 64-bit Intel executables compression;
- Shell interface including drag-and-drop facility and wizard;
- Command line interface;
- Non RAR archives (7Z, ACE, ARJ, BZ2, CAB, GZ, ISO, JAR, LZH, TAR, UUE, Z ) management;
- Solid archiving, which can raise compression ratio by 10% – 50% over more common methods, particularly when packing a large number of small, similar files;
- Multivolume archives;
- Creation of self-extracting archives (also multivolume) using the default or optional SFX modules;
- Recovering physically damaged archives;
- Recovery volumes allowing to reconstruct missing parts of multivolume archives.
- Unicode support in file names;
- Other service functions, such as encryption, archive comments , error logging, etc.
This is PC Welt promotion (03-2010) which is available only for German IPs. Do not worry, by using any German proxy, you can get your free genuine license of WinRAR 3.80. I will provide you few German web proxies to resolve this problem. Just follow simple steps and you are done.