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Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 3, 2014
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ExtractNow Review

Felix Cheng

A simple alternative to programs like WinZip or WinRAR

A review of ExtractNow by Felix Cheng

ExtractNow is a portable file archiver and compression tool which is easy to use in almost every way.

This application can decompress most of the file archives out there and due to its non-complicated nature, can do it extremely fast. It currently supports RAR, ISO, BIN, ACE, 7Z, ISO and many other formats you can think of.

The program is easy to use: just open an archive, choose the location you would like to decompress it to and voila, your files are available.

Luckily, this program can be carried around on a USB stick and does not require installation.

ExtractNow is software which can create 7Z archives.

Installation note: During the installation process of ExtractNow, you may be prompted to change your browser homepage and search engine settings or install additional offers.

ExtractNow features and highlights:
  • Simple and intuitive user interface for batch archive extractions
  • Supports most major archive formats
  • Search through folders recursively for archives
  • Use password lists to find the correct password for an archive
  • Ability to control what happens after extraction
  • Monitor directories for archives and automatically extract them
  • Windows Explorer integration through file type assocations and context menus
  • Support for advanced customizations through the use of Lua scripting

ExtractNow is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from file archivers without restrictions. ExtractNow 4.8.2 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This archive extraction software is filed under:

  • ExtractNow Download
  • Freeware File Archivers
  • Portable Software
  • Major release: ExtractNow 4.8

Compatibility with this archive extraction software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from ExtractNow Team.

ExtractNow has been picked by our users as excellent.
We have tested ExtractNow 4.8.2 against malware with several different programs. Please review the test results. We have not certified this program as clean. [Read more]

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