WinZip is the world’s most popular Windows Zip utility for file compression, file sharing, file encryption, and data backup. No other file compression utility is as easy to use or offers such a comprehensive and innovative feature set to help you save time, conserve space, and improve productivity.
Zip and unzip files and folders instantly
Manage local and cloud files in the new interface
Share to cloud, social media and instant messaging
Convert to PDF, add watermarks and resize photos
Connect and share on the go with ZipShare
Unzip all major formats
With just a click, open all major compression file types, including Zip, Zipx, RAR, 7Z, TAR, GZIP, VHD, XZ and more.
Rich file management
Do more with your files—without leaving WinZip—thanks to new file management features, including Copy to, Move to, Rename and Delete.
Protect your privacy
Easily encrypt files as you zip to keep information and data secure. Add watermarks to deter unauthorized copying.
Share large files directly by email, cloud services, social media and instant messaging services, manage your online files more easily and quickly share links to your cloud files.
ENHANCED! Zip files from any location
Easily find your most-used files and folders on your PC, network and clouds in Frequent Folders, which updates dynamically.
NEW! More sharing options
WinZip expands its sharing options, so you can share directly to YouTube, along with Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Expanded instant message support means you can share via Twitter IM, and Office 365 groups, in addition to Google Talk/Google+ Hangouts, Yahoo! Messenger and Jabber. Combining WinZip’s legendary compression and encryption with the ease of instant messaging gives you high-speed sharing without compromising security.
NEW! Scan and Share
Quickly turn a photo or document into a share-ready image or PDF with the new WinZip Scan and Share feature. Start your scan right from WinZip. Then WinZip can zip it and save it locally, on the network or on a cloud service. Or share it by email, social media or instant message—encrypt if you wish to protect your scanned information when sharing. Easily share photos, documents, receipts and more.
NEW! Snap and Share
Streamline photo sharing by quickly getting photos directly from your camera to share via WinZip.
NEW! More robust file management
WinZip takes file management further with several new features available via the new WinZip File Management ribbon.
Create new folders on your PC, network or cloud service
Securely delete files and folders with the new Wipe feature
Restore accidentally deleted, copied, moved or renamed files
Open a file from the cloud in the correct application, make changes and WinZip will update it on the cloud for you
Open and edit a file with the default application—or open a file in an alternate application
View property information for files and folders
Map a folder or network location to a drive
Copy, move, delete and multi-rename files wherever they are
Copy a path to the clipboard; copy a cloud link to the clipboard
The Actions Pane now displays thumbnail previews of a selected file in your zip, on the computer or the network—and for any of your cloud services that support thumbnails. Click on the expand icon in the thumbnail to see a larger image in the new Preview Pane. Preview the contents of images and documents, rotate and resize images, save images as your computer background, and share the previewed file by email, IM or social media. (Requires Windows Explorer Preview technology).
NEW! Job Wizard Super Picker
Now your backups can include files from almost anywhere. Combine files from your computer folders, the network and cloud services in one backup. Save the resulting zip to the cloud if you wish. Automate back up and distribution by creating a job that gathers files from various cloud services, zips them and distributes the zip via email according to your schedule.