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17.81 MB
1737 (1.0.8)
February 13, 2017
February 16, 2017

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What's New

1.0.8 Released

Changes in 1.0.8

  • Fixed bug when cancelling destination dialog on extraction (Thanks to 이찬형) [issue 14]
  • Fixed bad extraction of EXE files [issue 20]
  • Changed default app dialog behaviour [issue 10]
  • Updated the list of donators to the project, thanks to all!

Changes in 1.0.7

  • Folder with compatible extensions are no more detected as extraible files (Thanks to Dimitri) [issue 11]
  • Updated the list of donators to the project, thanks to all!

Changes in 1.0.6

  • Fixed an issue with the extraction of password protected files (Thanks to @mcdado, Enrico and @3ckH4rd)
  • Restablished 32 bit support for RAR operations (Thanks to Ljuba)

Changes in 1.0.5

  • Compatible with macOS Sierra
  • Updated the list of donators to the project, thanks to all!
  • Enhanced tarball extraction to do it at once (tar.gz, and tar.xz)
  • Updated p7zip 9.20.1 to 16.02 (Thanks to Igor Pavlov and myspace)
  • Updated unrar 5.00 to 5.40 (Thanks to rarlab)
  • Updated Growl 1.3.1 to 2.0.1 (Thanks to Growl Team)
  • Updated Sparkle 1.5 beta 6 to 2.0 (Thanks to Sparkle Project)
  • Enhanced progress indicator with RAR files
  • Cleaning posible unfinished tasks so they don't waste disk space
  • Added batch extraction for operations with more than 3 files at once
  • Added extraction support for LHA files (lha, lzh) (Thanks to Lotusbrod) [Ticket 79]
  • Added extraction support for tarball TXZ files (Thanks to adambrenecki) [Ticket 97]
  • Added XZ and TXZ handling by default (Thanks to Matteo)
  • Fixed split size precision (Thanks to timelessbeing and dlp) [Ticket 82]
  • Fixed naming issue with files with hidden extension and containing a dot (Thanks to Ben King) [Ticket 104]
  • Fixed an issue with volume name set in DMG and ISO
  • Fixed deletion of unfinished extractions data when the operation is manually canceled (Thanks to Matteo)
  • Fixed extraction of password protected parted files when not opening the first chunk
  • Enhanced the behaviour when clicking a notification
  • Added Korean translation (Thanks to JiHoon)
  • Fixed some German strings (Thanks to matthiasr and Haïd)
  • Fixed some Japanese strings (Thanks to rinopo, hiroakit and Lotusbrod) [Ticket 96]
  • Fixed badge counter when a password is needed and the process cancelled
  • Fixed a rare issue where the Keka icon keeps bouncing in the Dock even after closing it (Thanks to jansal, j.e.f.f and solidus0079) [Ticket 95]
  • Fixed a cosmetic issue when some inputs are selected and the Drop zone appears

Changes in 1.0.4

  • Compatible with OS X Mavericks
  • Updated unrar 4.11 to unrar 5.00 (Thanks to rarlab)
  • Updated Growl framework to 2.0.1 version enabling Notification Center support
  • Fixed Quit problems (yes, again...)
  • Added Japanese translation (Thanks to Lotusbrod)
  • Added French translation (Thanks to Benoît)
  • Added German translation (Thanks to S. Brandt and PSW Group)
  • Added Hungarian translation (Thanks to András Oravecz)
  • Added queued operations counter to the badge
  • Added AES256 zip encryption support (Experimental, must enable Dev enviroment) [Ticket 18]
  • 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 icorrect
  • Fixed a bug causing never ending operations when compressing Volumes (Thanks to ChipMcK) [Ticket 56]
  • Fixed absolute path management for TAR, TGZ and TBZ compression (Thanks to chris.alme) [Ticket 76]
  • Fixed some English strings (Thanks to mboman) [Ticket 86]
  • Fixed split menu string in English and Spanish (Thanks to Lotusbrod)
  • Fixed Lion specific error that keeps a badge number in the Launchpad (Thanks to Edward) [Ticket 57]
  • Fixed some English strings (Thanks to Costi and Alyshah)
  • Fixed a cosmetic bug in the toolbar in Snow Leopard

Changes in 1.0.3

  • New artwork by Pablo Melo :)
  • Added Brazilian Portuguese translation (Thanks to Victor)
  • Added Dutch translation (Thanks to Jurgen Roegies)
  • Some English strings corrected (Thanks to dlp feedback) [Ticket 53]
  • Fixed CBZ handling (Thanks to Endareth feedback) [Ticket 54]
  • Fixed excesive logs in some cases (Thanks for Johnny feedback)

Changes in 1.0.2

  • Fixed and issue with password protected rar files (Thanks to Clayman feedback) [Ticket 45]
  • Fixed double notification with Growl 1.3+ (Thanks to all the feedback to Chris and MacUpdate users!) [Ticket 42]
  • Fixed auto-close not always working (Thanks for the feedback Chris) [Ticket 41]
  • Fixed problems extracting password protected RAR files (Thanks to Clayman for the feedback) [Ticket 45]
  • Added sound customization (Thanks to Frank feedback) [Ticket 49]

Changes in 1.0.1

  • Spanish and Italian translations included
  • Fixed an error creating Zip format files (error code 11) (Thanks for all the feedback to Knut and Lasse and Andrew for the fix) [Ticket 47]
  • Fixed solid and encryption options not working (Thanks to F. feedback) [Ticket 43]
  • Fixed paste shortcut in the tasks window for passwords (Thanks to Libor feedback) [Ticket 44]
  • Fixed an issue compressing/extracting with "ask each time" that breaks drag and drop actions [Ticket 40]
  • Fixed some mistakes in the Credits and added some new donators, thanks :)
  • Fixed compression/extraction sound not playing in Snow Leopard
  • Updated unrar 4.10 to unrar 4.11 (Thanks to rarlab)
  • Signed for Mountain Lion support

Changes in 1.0

  • -- misk
  • Due to all the changes, and the X.X.X version number restriction in the App Store (that breaks the current 0.X.X.X), this version that must be 0.2 is the 1.0
  • Not all the changes are in this changelog, since the development of this version started in early 2011
  • This version is not compatible with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, but may be in the future
  • This version is not yet localized in any language but English
  • -- code
  • Lots of code changes. 99% of code is new. The 1% is plain text
  • Multitask support
  • Keka can be launched from terminal with the argument -action 1|2 "files" (2=compress, 1=extract)
  • Updated deprecated code for 10.7 Lion support
  • -- support
  • Added support for extraction of CBR and CBZ files
  • Dropped ACE support as it is only compatible with PPC, not Intel
  • Option to archive files as single, set in Advanced window as a temporary option and/or in Preferences as a permanent option
  • Partially use of GNUTar instead of 7z for tarballs
  • GZIP and BZIP2 automatically makes TAR.GZIP and TAR.BZIP2 when compressing a folder or more than one file
  • Added support to create a ISO from a folder
  • Added support to compress in a DMG
  • Updated 7z from 9.13 to 9.20 (Thanks to Igor Pavlov and myspace)
  • Updated Unrar 3.93 to 4.10 (Thanks to rarlab)
  • All parted files (rXX and XXX) can be used (Thanks for all the people that asked and commented)
  • -- gui
  • All GUI is improved
  • New tasks window for a better multitasking experience
  • Now you can drop files on the main window
  • If no window visible, click Keka on the dock or on the app file opens the Advance window
  • Progress bar working thanks to Andrew (only with p7zip binary)
  • Error message shows a possible explanation plus the error code
  • Added popup message on tenth start to set Keka as the default compressor (any suggestions welcome)
  • Added popup messages for ISO when files dropped are unable to be compressed (files or multiple folders)
  • Keka bounces once when process is done without errors
  • Keka starts bouncing when process is done with errors or a password is needed
  • Minor modifications to "close when no window is visible" so Keka is now able of have a HUD interface (
  • Changed password panel strings, shortener file name
  • Shortened filename when it's too long in progress window
  • Icon badge shows the number of operations
  • Icon badge shows "!" when a password is needed or an error occurred
  • Icon badge shows "…" when waiting for Growl to quit Keka
  • -- other
  • Application defaults made from the ground, keka.plist is no more needed. You can safely delete it in "~/Library/keka/keka.plist"
  • Windows positions are autosaved
  • -- fix
  • Fixed problems with filenames and extensions (Thanks to Jérôme for the tip)
  • Fixed a bug that makes Keka freeze when compressing big files
  • Fixed menu bar and Dock item Advanced Window
  • Fixed not very accurate split sizes
  • Solved an issue with password and open message

Zip Devil (com.zipdevil.zipdevil) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Zip Devil 1737. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Zip Devil 89.

Operating System: Mac

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