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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 6/1/2015.

7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.

NOTE: The installer for 7-Zip is known to close the explorer process.

This means you may lose current work. If it doesn't automatically restart explorer, type explorer on the command shell to restart it.

To install 7Zip, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install 7zip

To upgrade 7Zip, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade 7zip


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
7-Zip 15.12 7 Thursday, November 19, 2015 waiting
7-Zip 15.11 30 Sunday, November 15, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.10 40 Sunday, November 1, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.09 41 Friday, October 16, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.08 37 Thursday, October 1, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.07 27 Thursday, September 17, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.06 91 Sunday, August 9, 2015 submitted
7-Zip 15.05 84 Sunday, July 12, 2015 submitted
7Zip 107907 Tuesday, June 18, 2013 approved
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