The Unarchiver 1.3 review

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The Unarchiver is a much more capable replacement for "BOMArchiveHelper.

License: Freeware
OS: Mac OS X
File size: 1556K
Developer: CircleSoft
Price: $0.00
Updated: 26 Nov 2006
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The Unarchiver is a much more capable replacement for "", the built-in archive unpacker program in Mac OS X.

The Unarchiver is designed to handle many more formats than BOMArchiveHelper, and to better fit in with the design of the Finder.
It can also handle filenames in foreign character sets, created with non-English versions of other operating systems.

Supported file formats include Zip, Tar-GZip, Tar-BZip2, Rar, 7-zip, LhA, StuffIt and many other more or less obscure formats.

What's New:
More localizations: Portugese and Russian. Thanks this time go to Nylson Coelho and Michael Krekin
Changed the modifier key for extract-to-foler: Either Shift or Option works now. Command was too easy to accidentially trigger when opening a file with Command-O.
Fixed a bug where app bundles in StuffIt files would not run correctly after being extracted.
Fixed a bug where The Unarchiver would hang when trying to extract particularly broken files.
Fixed a bug where apps would be launched when the open-after-extracting option was on.

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