Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Supported formats
  3. Basics
    1. How to install or uninstall
    2. How to set up file associations
    3. How to open an archive or disk image
    4. How to open a self-extracting (SFX) archive
    5. How to extract an archive or disk image
    6. How to create a new archive
    7. How to create a self-extracting archive
      1. How to create 7Z self-extracting archive
      2. How to create RAR self-extracting archive
    8. How to create an encrypted archive
    9. How to create a multi-volume archive
    10. How to create and use packing profiles
    11. How to add, update or remove files in an archive
    12. How to view archive’s properties
    13. How to set up a password
  4. Checksums
  5. Integration with plug-ins
    1. How to view installed plug-ins
    2. How to install new WCX plug-ins

How to install or uninstall

To install TC4Shell, perform the following:

  1. Download the installation package and double-click it Download and run TC4Shell installation package
  2. Click Next
  3. Read and accept our License Agreement and then click Next TC4Shell License Agreement
  4. Select a folder where TC4Shell should be installed (or use the default one) and click Next TC4Shell folder
  5. Select a folder name for TC4Shell in the Start Menu of Windows (or use the default one) and click Next TC4Shell start menu
  6. Review the settings and click Install (if everything is correct) or Back (if you want to change something) TC4Shell setup settings
  7. Click Finish and then proceed to setting up file associations in TC4Shell TC4Shell setup finish
  8. When reinstalling or updating the application, the installer may sometimes ask you to restart your PC in order to modify certain files TC4Shell restart after install Note that you can restart the PC later, but it is strongly recommended that you restart it immediately to prevent application errors.

To uninstall TC4Shell, perform the following:

  1. Go to Start Menu>Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs
  2. Search for TC4Shell in the list and click Remove
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions and then restart Windows to complete removal