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Downloads:

22,816,768

Downloads of v 24.2.0-beta:

76

Last Update:

22 Mar 2024

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Igor Pavlov

Tags:

7zip zip archiver admin cross-platform cli foss

7-Zip (Install)

This is a prerelease version of 7-Zip (Install).

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24.2.0-beta | Updated: 22 Mar 2024

Downloads:

22,816,768

Downloads of v 24.2.0-beta:

76

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Igor Pavlov

7-Zip (Install) 24.2.0-beta

This is a prerelease version of 7-Zip (Install).

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Not All Tests Have Passed


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install 7-Zip (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade 7-Zip (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall 7-Zip (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade 7zip.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'24.2.0-beta'" --prerelease [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade 7zip.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'24.2.0-beta'" --prerelease
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install 7zip.install
  win_chocolatey:
    name: 7zip.install
    version: '24.2.0-beta'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package '7zip.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '24.2.0-beta'
  options  '--prerelease'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller 7zip.install
{
    Name        = "7zip.install"
    Version     = "24.2.0-beta"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { '7zip.install':
  ensure          => '24.2.0-beta',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  provider        => 'chocolatey',
  source          => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

NOTE

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 22 Mar 2024.

Description

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

Features

  • High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA and LZMA2 compression
  • Supported formats:
  • Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM
  • Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z.
  • For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
  • Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
  • Self-extracting capability for 7z format
  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Powerful File Manager
  • Powerful command line version
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Localizations for 87 languages

Notes

  • 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.
  • If the package is out of date please check Version History for the latest submitted version. If you have a question, please ask it in Chocolatey Community Package Discussions or raise an issue on the Chocolatey Community Packages Repository if you have problems with the package. Disqus comments will generally not be responded to.

tools\7zip_x32.exe
md5: AFF32A9ECBA084CCCC5426D1ABF6FEF7 | sha1: FEBEC9657C340E130FEA9D0F2CA937ACA89F2CE0 | sha256: 84D9EB111F980D787D65F677F851FBF559D5A618E1DFE47B9743C28987FB313E | sha512: A6968AA7F2FBB86308860DF4813B886156EBEE3697DC40984028942C0EB2ABF011B4C0AC592A92549696C2C1090964648F59F536A2798DD36B0CA4FA44CC2479
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$filePath = if ((Get-OSArchitectureWidth 64) -and $env:chocolateyForceX86 -ne $true) {
       Write-Host "Installing 64 bit version" ; Get-Item $toolsDir\*_x64.exe }
else { Write-Host "Installing 32 bit version" ; Get-Item $toolsDir\*_x32.exe }

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = '7zip.install'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  softwareName   = '7-zip*'
  file           = $filePath
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
}
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.exe -ea 0 -force

$installLocation = Get-AppInstallLocation $packageArgs.softwareName
if (!$installLocation)  { Write-Warning "Can't find 7zip install location"; return }
Write-Host "7zip installed to '$installLocation'"

Install-BinFile '7z' $installLocation\7z.exe
tools\7zip_x64.exe
md5: 3D950D76A80A9812E92F124AE5BAB36E | sha1: 5B04B5310018DF4CB8BE4CFBD792D944EB6E9659 | sha256: A5E463C8B7C959D52D3CE40907267235050BDE1C9BBA6D8DBDC468A09FF27786 | sha512: DD4E4DD3ACCAAB0FBDE4582240E8936EEE5D0CF76E055420ED8DA21326D9581C45C402D4E0F511FF04704A320D107D0979386F16EE1B3430D751E46843ED397C
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = '7zip.install'

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName '7-zip*'

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | ForEach-Object {
  $packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = $packageName
    fileType       = 'EXE'
    silentArgs     = '/S'
    validExitCodes = @(0)
    file           = "$($_.UninstallString)"
  }

    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    Uninstall-BinFile -Name "7z.exe" -Path $packageArgs["file"]
  }
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | ForEach-Object {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}
}
legal\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

The installer has been downloaded from their official download link listed on <http://www.7-zip.org/download.html>
and can be verified like this:

1. Download the following installers:
  32-Bit: <http://www.7-zip.org/a/7z2402.exe>
  64-Bit: <http://www.7-zip.org/a/7z2402-x64.exe>
2. You can use one of the following methods to obtain the checksum
  - Use powershell function 'Get-Filehash'
  - Use chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

  checksum type: sha256
  checksum32: 84D9EB111F980D787D65F677F851FBF559D5A618E1DFE47B9743C28987FB313E
  checksum64: A5E463C8B7C959D52D3CE40907267235050BDE1C9BBA6D8DBDC468A09FF27786

File 'LICENSE.txt' is obtained from <http://www.7-zip.org/license.txt>
legal\LICENSE.txt
  7-Zip
  ~~~~~
  License for use and distribution
  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

  7-Zip Copyright (C) 1999-2016 Igor Pavlov.

  Licenses for files are:

    1) 7z.dll: GNU LGPL + unRAR restriction
    2) All other files:  GNU LGPL

  The GNU LGPL + unRAR restriction means that you must follow both
  GNU LGPL rules and unRAR restriction rules.


  Note:
    You can use 7-Zip on any computer, including a computer in a commercial
    organization. You don't need to register or pay for 7-Zip.


  GNU LGPL information
  --------------------

    This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
    modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
    License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
    version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

    This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
    but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
    MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU
    Lesser General Public License for more details.

    You can receive a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License from
    http://www.gnu.org/


  unRAR restriction
  -----------------

    The decompression engine for RAR archives was developed using source
    code of unRAR program.
    All copyrights to original unRAR code are owned by Alexander Roshal.

    The license for original unRAR code has the following restriction:

      The unRAR sources cannot be used to re-create the RAR compression algorithm,
      which is proprietary. Distribution of modified unRAR sources in separate form
      or as a part of other software is permitted, provided that it is clearly
      stated in the documentation and source comments that the code may
      not be used to develop a RAR (WinRAR) compatible archiver.


  --
  Igor Pavlov

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
7-Zip (Install) 24.5.0 629984 Wednesday, May 15, 2024 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 24.4.0-beta 3044 Friday, April 5, 2024 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 24.3.0-beta 695 Sunday, March 24, 2024 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 24.2.0-beta 76 Friday, March 22, 2024 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 24.1.0-beta 1533 Friday, February 2, 2024 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 23.1.0 4459340 Wednesday, June 21, 2023 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 22.1 3571858 Saturday, July 16, 2022 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 22.0 692352 Monday, June 20, 2022 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.7 1791281 Monday, December 27, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.6 655698 Thursday, November 25, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.5 356619 Sunday, November 21, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.4-beta 2451 Tuesday, November 2, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.3-beta 13644 Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.2-alpha 6487 Thursday, May 6, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 21.1-alpha 2537 Wednesday, March 31, 2021 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 19.0 5650078 Friday, February 22, 2019 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.6 333513 Sunday, December 30, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.5.0.20180730 886369 Monday, July 30, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.5 505098 Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.3-beta 1215 Monday, March 5, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.2-beta 733 Saturday, March 3, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.1 497832 Monday, January 29, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 18.0-beta 779 Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.4.0.20170506 937067 Saturday, May 6, 2017 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.4.0.20170420 73189 Thursday, April 20, 2017 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.4.0.20170403 82967 Monday, April 3, 2017 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.4.0.20170402 8619 Sunday, April 2, 2017 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.04 258574 Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.02.0.20160811 509558 Thursday, August 11, 2016 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.02 75008 Saturday, May 21, 2016 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.01 764 Thursday, May 19, 2016 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 16.00 2924 Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.14 107160 Sunday, January 3, 2016 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.12 11422 Monday, November 30, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.11 28835 Sunday, November 15, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.10 746 Sunday, November 1, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.09 779 Friday, October 16, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.08 769 Thursday, October 1, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.07 978 Thursday, September 17, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.06 847 Sunday, August 9, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 15.05 1108 Sunday, July 12, 2015 Approved
7-Zip (Install) 9.38 145872 Monday, June 1, 2015 Approved
7Zip (Install) 9.22.01.20130618 155193 Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Approved
7Zip (Install) 9.22.0 12188 Saturday, February 25, 2012 Approved
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