StuffIt 11 released

stuffit_10.jpgBefore Mac OS X, StuffIt was the default compression tool for Macintosh systems, it was even bundled with the system. Today, Smith Micro Inc. released version 11 of StuffIt. StuffIt is a popular tool for .sit compression used mainly in Mac OS. Since StuffIt 10.1.0b1 released on 30th April this year, StuffIt is available in Universal Application.

The new version of StuffIt features strong encrypted Zip support in standard version; new archive manager, StuffIt collections, Spotlight search and better Mac OS X integration in deluxe version.

StuffIt is available in 3 versions: StuffIt Expander 11 is free for decompressing almost every compressed file formats; StuffIt Standard Edition 11 is available at US$49.99 and allows you to compress files into many different formats and .Mac support; StuffIt Deluxe 11 is available at US$79.99, for the those who needs some tools besides compressing.


Confused? We listed the difference between three versions:

StuffIt Expander 11
Easily expand and decode all the files you download from the Web or receive in your email. Supports StuffIt (.sit, .sitx), Zip archives, decompress tar, gzip and bzip archives, and more. Best of all, it's free.

StuffIt Standard Edition 11
StuffIt Standard incorporates the functionality of StuffIt Expander, DropStuff, DropZip, and DropTar into one convenient program so you can create and access email attachments and downloads. Priced at US$49.99.

StuffIt Deluxe 11
Deluxe comes with Automator and Spotlight support, Microsoft Word and Adobe Photoshop plug-ins, automated backups, segmented archives, MagicMenu, ArchiveManager, integrated CD/DVD burning, automatic .Mac/eMail/FTP uploading, and more. Priced at US$79.99.

Just a bit more.

Perhaps some of us still remember the name "Aladdin Systems". Back in July 2004, Aladdin Systems, Inc. changes its name to Allume Systems, as a result of a lawsuit over the Aladdin name. Then in July 2005 Allume Systems Inc. was acquired by Smith Micro, Inc.

For more information and to download the free StuffIt Expander 11, please visit StuffIt website.

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Posted by Antony at September 22, 2006 8:48 PM

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