1. Main Window

  1. Open: Users can open an archive.
  2. Extract: Users can extract an archive to a certain folder.
  3. New Archive: Users can archive a new file.
  4. Add File: Users can add a file or folder to an archive.
  5. Delete File: Users can delete a file or folder from an archive.
  6. Integrity Check: Users can test if there is a problem with an archive.
  7. Column Setting: Users can specify items (Compressed Size, Original Size, File Type, and Date) to be displayed in the File List Window.
  8. Code Page: If the name of a file is in a foreign language and is displayed incorrectly, users can fix it by selecting the appropriate code page for that language.
  9. : Open a folder containing archives.
  10. : Open a decompressed folder.

2. New Archive

  1. Add/Delete: Add or delete a file/folder to the archive.
  2. File Name: Specify a location and file name for new compression.
  3. Archive Format: Select a compression format for a file (ZIP, ZIPX, EXE, TAR, TGZ, LZH, ISO, 7Z).
  4. Split Compression: Compress files while splitting them by a certain size.
  5. Compression Level: Select the compression level.
  6. Password Setting: Set a password for decompression.
  7. Delete Original File After Compression: Delete the original file after completing the compression.
  8. Compress to [*]: Compress several folders to each archive with the name.

3. Configuration

  1. General: Users can configure basic lists, Magnet Function, and updates.
  2. File Association: Users can associate file extensions with Bandizip, and change icon packs and download the path.
  3. Context Menu: Users can configure the action for double clicking and the context menu.
  4. Extract Option: Users can configure if the target folder will open after extraction and the "Fast Drag&Drop" function will be used.
  5. Compress Option: Users can configure if the file name will be Unicode (UTF-8) and high-speed archiving will be used.
  6. Preview/Edit: Users can configure the preview and editor paths for image files.
  7. Others: Users can configure the temporary folder and if the Recycle Bin will be used for deleting archives.

4. Compress

  • Compress with Bandizip: Compress files with Bandizip.
  • Compress to "": Create an "" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.7z": Create an "ABC.7z" file.
  • Compress to "" and E-mail: Create an "" file and e-mail it.
  • Compress to "*.zip": Compress individually.
  • Compress to "ABC.zipx": Create an "ABC.zipx" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.tgz": Create an "ABC.tgz" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.tar": Create an "ABC.tar" file.

5. Extract

  • Extract Here: Extract an archive to the current folder.
  • Extract Automatically: Extract an archive. » See more
  • Extract to "(File/Folder Name)": Create a folder with the archive name and extract it to the folder.
  • Extract to another folder...: Extract an archive after selecting a target folder.
  • Open with Bandizip: Open an archive with Bandizip.
  • Integrity Check: Test if there is any problem with an archive.
  • Preview: Users can preview an archive.