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PeaZip 3.4.0

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By Giorgio Tani  (Open Source)
Latest Version
PeaZip 5.4.1

# BACKEND
- (Windows) updated to 7z 9.17 beta

# CODE
- Updated units of Wolfgang Ehrhardt's crypto library

# FILE MANAGER
- Improved information reported by PeaLauncher, when applicable total and selected size of extraction operation reported separately
- Improved indication of progress during long operation
* if an operation exceeds 0.5 seconds it is shown a (simil)marquee progress bar
* if an operation exceeds 0.5 seconds the refresh button is changed in stop button, allowing to stop current operation
> to prevent loss of time and user's focus a fresh instance of PeaZip is started in the last directory while the old instance is handled in background
- Added PanelIntro, usually not visible due to the speed of a normal startup
* if startup of the program is slowed for any reason user is informed about loading progress (0 inital form status 1 configuration and theming files loaded 2 input parameters parsed and executed)
* controls cannot be clicked for error until GUI is fully loaded and ready to accept user's input
* some controls load faster as they aren't visible
- Improved file browser
* Tighter integration with extraction interface
* New toolbar button on the right of "Extract", featuring a menu for
> direct extraction of the whole archive (or selected archives) to most commonly used locations
> check and modify most common extraction settings
* New keyboard shortcuts available bot in browser and in extraction interfaces for "Extract all to..." (Ctrl+E or F12), "Extract all here" (Ctrl+Alt+E), "Extract all to Desktop" (Ctrl+Shift+E), "Extract all to Documents" (Ctrl+Alt+Shift+E); Ctrl+1..8 extract to bookmark's 1..8 path (if defined); Ctrl+9 extract to default output path (if defined).
- Extraction from context menu made context sensitive, if no archive is selected the extract/test entries are disabled
- Added small icons mode for file browser
- Changed Toolbar modes: 3 with large and 3 with small icons (text below, text on the right, no text), and text only mode
- Toolbar is now set to large mode by default for better readability of main program's function
- Remapped function keys:
* Ctrl+* shortcuts for status bar types remapped to Ctrl+Alt+*
* Ctrl+F9 create keyfile
* F12 extract all to...
- Apps moved to a separate modal form, reachable in Organize menu
- Theme moved to a separate form, reachable in Options menu
- (Windows) Configure system integration entry now reachable in Options menu
- Default language file now changed to default.txt, that can be overwritten (i.e. by hand, or by custom installers or configuration script) to start by default the application in a non-Englih language; resetting the application will then result to swicth back to the language chosen for default.txt
- Rationalized themes moving some common decoration elements from separate bitmaps to non-themed graphic resources of the executable
- Various minor fixes and improvements
- 124 file extensions supported
* added .fla; use Open with... > Open as archive to open, as for other non-archive types (supported formats not originally meant to be used as classic archives)