Change history for Universal Extractor


2016-07-08 13:27:51
Updated by webfork

  • Forum topic ID: 16963 2422


2016-01-29 07:12:26
Updated by SYSTEM

  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2764]Universal Extractor 2[/url]
  • Release date: 0000 2010-00 05-00 12


2016-01-19 04:00:45
Updated by webfork

  • Screenshot: Updated


2016-01-19 03:58:00
Updated by webfork

  • System Requirement:
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the RAR "UniExtract Binary Archive" package and extract using [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=796 2700]7-zip PeaExtractor[/url] or a similar tool to a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]UniExtract.exe[/i] [/list]


2014-11-08 22:10:20
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from a wide variety of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, as well as MSI and EXE files created using various installer packages (such as Nullsoft, Wise, Inno Setup, etc). Useful for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process. Note that the original developer no longer updates the program so some manual updates may be [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/faq.php#extract]required[/url]. Alternatively, an [url=http://www.lupopensuite.com/db/universalextractor.htm]unofficial version[/url] with the latest-and-greatest internals is available (on Lupo's PenSuite site). [b]Commercial use note:[/b] license restrictions are present on included files [i]UHARC02.EXE[/i] and [i]UHARC04.EXE[/i]. These files ], but can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software. See website for more information.


2014-11-08 22:09:48
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many a wide types variety of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, as well as MSI and EXE files created using various installer packages (such as Nullsoft, Wise and , Inno Setup , etc. ). Useful for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process. Note that the original developer no longer updates the program so some manual updates may be [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/faq.php#extract]required[/url]. Alternatively, an [url=http://www.lupopensuite.com/db/universalextractor.htm]unofficial version[/url] with the latest-and-greatest internals is available (on Lupo's PenSuite site). [b]Commercial use note:[/b] There license restrictions are restrictions present on the included files [i]UHARC02.EXE[/i] and [i]UHARC04.EXE[/i]. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of file types. See website for more information.
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the RAR "UniExtract Binary Archive" package and extract using [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=796]7-zip[/url] or a similar tool to a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]UniExtract.exe[/i] [/list]
  • Keywords: uniextract uniext universalextract universalextractor
  • Forum topic ID: 0 16963


2014-08-29 15:38:52
Updated by Checker

  • System Requirement: Win7


2014-03-15 01:32:38
Updated by Checker

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, as well as MSI and EXE files created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. Useful for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process. Alternatively, an [url=http://www.lupopensuite.com/db/universalextractor.htm]unofficial version[/url] with the latest-and-greatest internals is available (on Lupo's PenSuite site). [b]Commercial use note:[/b] there There are restrictions on the included files [i]UHARC02.EXE[/i] and [i]UHARC04.EXE[/i]. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of file types. See website for more information.


2013-01-26 20:33:09
Updated by webfork

  • Website URL: http://www.legroom.net/modules.php?op=modload&name=Open_Source&file=index&page=software&app= /uniextract
  • License: Main program: : [url=http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html]GPL, [/url], Included libraries: variou various, see note about commercial use
  • System Requirement:
  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, as well as MSI, and EXE files created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great Useful for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process. Alternatively, an [url=http://www.lupopensuite.com/db/universalextractor.htm]unofficial version [/url] with the latest-and-greatest internals is available (on Lupo's PenSuite site). ). [b]Commercial use note: :[/b] there are restrictions on the included files [i]UHARC02.EXE [/i] and [i]UHARC04.EXE. [/i]. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of file types. See website for more information.
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the RAR "UniExtract Binary Archive" package and extract to a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]UniExtract.exe [/i] [/list]
  • Download URL: http://www.legroom.net/modules.php?op=modload&name=Open_Source&file=index&page=software&app= /uniextract
  • What's new: Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir) ) Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX Added support for NBH files via NBHextract Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior; ; now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan; ; change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment): ): bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt Removed lzma helper binary Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp; ; buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp; ; can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed; ; will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files, , or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0 Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9 Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9) ) Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2 Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1 Updated PEiD to 0.95 Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2012-01-25 20:41:08
Updated by webfork

  • Version: V1 v1.6.1
  • License: Main program: GPL, Included libraries: various variou
  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.Alternately Alternatively, an unofficial version with the latest-and-greatest internals is available (on Lupo's PenSuite site).Note Commercial about use commercial use note: there are restrictions on the included files UHARC02.EXE and UHARC04.EXE. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of file types. See website for more information.
  • How to extract: Download the RAR "UniExtract Binary Archive" package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch UniExtract.exe.


2012-01-25 20:39:34
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract: Download the RAR package (" "UniExtract Binary Archive") " package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch UniExtract.exe.


2010-10-02 16:40:29
Updated by SYSTEM

  • Stealth: Yes No
  • Stealth (details): Included libraries may write to the registry.


2010-09-27 03:21:23
Updated by joby_toss

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.Alternately, an unofficial version with updated the latest-and-greatest internals can be found is available (on Lupo's PenSuite's site. ).Note about commercial use: there are restrictions on the included files UHARC02.EXE and UHARC04.EXE. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of file types. See website for more information.


2010-09-10 19:00:02
Updated by Checker

  • License: Main program: GPL, Included DLLs libraries: many various


2010-09-10 18:59:25
Updated by Checker

  • License: Main program: GPL, Included DLLs: many


2010-06-17 01:41:35
Updated by Checker

  • Screenshot: Updated
  • What's new: Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir) ) Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX Added support for NBH files via NBHextract Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior; ; now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan; ; change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment): ): bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt Removed lzma helper binary Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp; ; buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp; ; can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed; ; will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files, , or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0 Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9 Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9) ) Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2 Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1 Updated PEiD to 0.95 Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2010-06-17 01:40:07
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.An Alternately, an unofficial version of Universal Extractor with updated archive internals formats can is be maintained found by on Lupo and PenSuite's can site.Note be about found here.Commercial commercial use: there are restrictions on two the included files: UHARC02.EXE and UHARC04.EXE. These files can be deleted without dramatic impact on the software and will only disable extraction of a small number of formats file and can be safely deleted types. See website for more information.
  • What's new:   Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir ) Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip  Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX  Added support for NBH files via NBHextract  Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish  Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior ; now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan ; change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions  Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml  Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction  Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection  Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment):  ): bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z  this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same  Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction  Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files  Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option  Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed  Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog  Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt  Removed lzma helper binary  Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page  Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer  Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp ; buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts  Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp ; can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed ; will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files , or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory  Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files  Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue  Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors  Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction  Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support  Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian  Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta  Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF  Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0  Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9  Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9 ) Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2  Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1  Updated PEiD to 0.95  Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2010-05-12 12:36:18
Updated by freakazoid

  • Writes settings to: None Application folder


2010-05-12 08:10:44
Updated by admin

  • System Requirement: WinNT
  • What's new:   Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir)  Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip  Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX  Added support for NBH files via NBHextract  Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish  Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions  Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml  Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction  Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection  Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment):  ):  bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z    this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same  Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction  Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files  Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option  Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed  Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog  Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt  Removed lzma helper binary  Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page  Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer  Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts  Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory  Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files  Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue  Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors  Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction  Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support  Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian  Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta  Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF  Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0  Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9  Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9)  Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2  Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1  Updated PEiD to 0.95  Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2010-05-12 08:09:00
Updated by admin

  • What's new:   Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir)  Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip  Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX  Added support for NBH files via NBHextract  Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish  Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions  Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml  Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction  Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection  Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment):  ):  bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z    this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same  Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction  Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files  Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option  Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed  Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog  Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt  Removed lzma helper binary  Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page  Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer  Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts  Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory  Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files  Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue  Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors  Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction  Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support  Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian  Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta  Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF  Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0  Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9  Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9)  Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2  Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1  Updated PEiD to 0.95  Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2010-05-12 08:08:26
Updated by admin

  • What's new: Added support for environmental variables (eg., specify %temp% for debug dir)  Added support for XZ compressed files and txz/tlz archives via 7-Zip  Added support for Windows Installer merge modules (.msm) via MsiX  Added support for NBH files via NBHextract  Added translations for Armenian, Czeck, Persian (Farsi), Serbian, Swedish  Changed 7-Zip unpacking behavior;  now attempts brute force extraction only after External PEiD scan;  change due to aggressive .exe resource extraction in new versions  Changed Windows installer support (.msi, .msp) to use MsiX instead of msi2xml  Changed LZMA support to use 7-Zip for extraction  Changed FEAD support to use PEiD rather than TrID for detection  Changed following formats to call 7z by name (also see 7-Zip debug comment):  bz2, chm, gz, tar, Z  this is mostly for code cleanup; functionality should be the same  Fixed InstallShield 5.x regression in 1.6 preventing successful extraction  Fixed bug in extraction of non-TAR LZW compressed files  Fixed bug that prevented picking files after toggling history option  Fixed bug in display of history combo boxes when no items listed  Fixed cosmetic bug in Visual C++ SFX status dialog  Fixed cosmetic bug in status dialogs due to extra padding by AutoIt  Removed lzma helper binary  Removed msi2xml helper binary and MSXML download link on MSI selection page  Removed Windows NT 4.0 support from installer  Removed debug output for 7-Zip, arj, hlp;  buffers output, preventing proper user feedback and input prompts  Updated success/fail detection to check output directory timestamp;  can detect cases where files are overwritten, which old method missed;  will still consider failed if user chooses not to overwrite files,  or if all files are written to a subdirectory of the output directory  Updated RPM and DEB support to extract interim CPIO and TAR files  Updated FEAD support to workaround read-only permission issue  Updated Zip support to log unzip output and permit minor reported unzip errors  Updated PEiD detection of Microsoft SFX cab files for more reliable extraction  Updated some UniExtract window sizes for better internationalization support  Updated translations for Italian, Korean, Russian  Updated 7-Zip to 9.13 beta  Updated AutoIt to 3.3.6.1 and replaced deprecated _ArrayCreate UDF  Updated InfoZip unzip to 6.0.0  Updated Inno Setup to 5.3.9  Updated innounp to 0.31 (supports Inno Setup 5.3.9)  Updated InstallExplorer WCX to 0.9.2  Updated MSI WCX to 1.2.1  Updated PEiD to 0.95  Updated UnRAR to 3.93


2010-05-12 08:06:51
Updated by admin

  • Version: V1.6.1
  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.An unofficial version of Universal Extractor with updated archive formats is maintained by Lupo and can be found here.Commercial use: there are restrictions on two included files: UHARC02.EXE and UHARC04.EXE. These files will only disable extraction of a small number of formats and can be safely deleted. . See website for more information.
  • Size (in bytes): 10992426 11238566


2010-04-18 18:47:24
Updated by admin

  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.An unofficial version of Universal Extractor with updated archive formats is maintained by Lupo and can be found here.Commercial use: there are restrictions on two included files: UHARC02.EXE and UHARC04.EXE. These files will only disable extraction of a small number of formats and can be safely deleted. See website for more information.


2009-12-05 03:26:59
Updated by admin

  • Categories: [Files - Compression/Decompression]
  • System Requirement:
  • Synopsis: Universal Extractor allows you to extract files from many types of archive files, including ZIP, ARJ, LZH, MSI, EXE created using various installer packages such as Wise and Inno Setup etc. It is great for testing apps for portability because you can extract files directly from installer packages without having to go through the installation process.An unofficial version of Universal Extractor with updated archive formats is maintained by Lupo and can be found here.


2007-02-22 03:53:10
Added by admin