Keka versions

This app helps you create and extract archive files on your Mac.
Feb 6, 2024
Nov 10, 2020
Jun 5, 2018
Feb 27, 2012
Editorial review
Apr 28, 2010

What's new

v1.2 [Nov 10, 2020]
• Apple silicon support
• macOS 11.0 Big Sur style
• New, much improved and customizable queue system #21
• Ability to limit CPU threads #21
• Ability to retry and reuse passwords #249 #108 (Thanks to @drsassafras and arnage74)
• Reduced time spent on quick operations
• Coloured progress bars
• Apply quarantine from downloaded files (Thanks to @alvarnell) #176
• Enhanced password security when using p7zip
• Check for write access and use Desktop as fallback (Thanks to @MaxPower85) #183 #500
• Use parent folder name when compressing multiple files (Thanks to @gingerbeardman, @sevdestruct, @Askhento) #188
• Extract to folder named as input from the Finder extension (Thanks to @filliph and @gingerbeardman) #333
• Choose when to keep the source extension (Thanks to @thejasonparker, @Jolopu) #305
• Separate custom name for single and multiple file operations
• Use custom name when compressing multiple files (Thanks to @sevdestruct & @Darklocq) #236 #237 #501
• Set modification date to current date option (Thanks to @vmihokovic) ##349
• Option to ignore GZIP original filename (Thanks to @nuomi1) #82
• Changed format menu key equivalents (dynamically set)
• Option to remove bad password incomplete extractions (Thanks to @docmandave) #126
• Log popup available while running or when operation fails
• Show destionation in Finder button (hover task icon)
• Validating password compatibility (Thanks to @maxsky) #480
• Fixed an issue when tarballing root files/folders
• Progress bar color effect limited to macOS 10.14+
• Fixed issue when opening SFX-RAR volumes (Thanks to @Sophoria) #661
• Added "Send to Keka" service (Thanks to @ddklysys) #664
• Since Keka is a one-time buy in the App Store you can send a tip from the preferences
• Added DMG compression level and BZIP2 option (Thanks to akrabu139) #230
• Added BROTLI compression and extraction support F#2140 #84
• Added ZSTD compression and extraction support #84
• Added LRZIP compression and extraction support #549
• Added WIM compression support (Thanks to @yetisyny) #84
• Added XIP extraction support
• Added MSI to supported extraction list
• Updated UNRAR from 5.90 to 5.91 (Thanks to rarlab)
• Italian translation updated (Thanks to @VinBoiSoft from #586 #590 #591 #597 #599 #603 #612 #633 #641 #662
• Russian translation updated (Thanks to @NickKaramoff from & @Oleg-Chashko) #642 #536 #614 #631 #632
• Brazilian Portuguese translation updated (Thanks to @vitu from #595 #600
• Simplified Chinese translation updated (Thanks to @maxsky from #593
• Norwegian Bokmål translation updated (Thanks to @16patsle) #640 #643
• German translation updated (Thanks to @sb0stn) #646
• Other enhancements and fixes: #317, #333

v1.1 [Jun 5, 2018]
• Reverted default action of DMG to extraction (Thanks to Dirk)
• Updated UNRAR from 5.80 to 5.90 (Thanks to rarlab)
• Ukranian translation updated (Thanks to @muffinmad) #570

v1.0 [Feb 27, 2012]
- Compatible with OS X Mavericks.
- Updated unrar 4.11 to unrar 5.00.
- Updated Growl framework to 2.0.1 version enabling Notification Center support.
- Fixed Quit problems.
- Added Japanese translation.
- Added French translation.
- Added German translation.
- Added Hungarian translation.
- Added queued operations counter to the badge.
- Added AES256 zip encryption support (Experimental, must enable Dev environment).
- Timed the auto-exit so the compression-extraction sound can be played (1 sec).
- Fixed badge error where number of operations can be negative and incorrect.
- Fixed a bug causing never ending operations when compressing Volumes.
- Fixed absolute path management for TAR, TGZ and TBZ compression.
- Fixed some English strings.
- Fixed split menu string in English and Spanish.
- Fixed Lion specific error that keeps a badge number in the Launchpad.
- Fixed some English strings.
- Fixed a cosmetic bug in the toolbar in Snow Leopard.

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