The Archive preferences panel is opened from menu Options
The following options are available in the Archive preferences
Archive backup options - Controls if the application makes backup
copies of the modified archives. The following options are available:
Always create backup copies of modified archives - When you
modify an archive, its content is backed up.
Never create backup copies of modified archives - No backup
copy is created.
Ask for each archive once per session - Once per application
session for each modified archive, user confirmation is required to create the backup.
This is the default setting.
Note: Backup files have the name
originalArchiveFileName.bak and are located in the same folder
as the original archive.
Archive types - This table contains all known archive extensions
mapped to known archive formats. Each row maps a list of extensions to an archive type
supported in Oxygen XML Diff. You can
edit an existing mapping or create a new one by associating your own list of extensions to
an archive format.
Edit Archive Extension Mappings
Important: You have to restart Oxygen XML Diff after removing an
extension from the table in order for that extension to not be recognised anymore as an
Store Unicode file names in Zip archives - Use this option when you
archive files that contain international (that is, non-English) characters in file names or
file comments. If an archive is modified in any way with this option turned on, UTF-8
characters are used in the names of all files in the archive.