Program Description

WinZip is a software that is able to archive files using data compression which was created by Nico Mak Computing.


Supported File Types

icon .rar - RAR File (Archived Files)

An archive is a container used for storing data and in the case of RAR archives these are in a compressed format and have been created using the program... [More Information]

icon .iso - Disk Image File (Disk Image Files)

ISO is the file format used to describe image files based on the ISO-9660 standard, these files contain a copy of the data from the original disc including... [More Information]

icon .img - Image File (Disk Image Files)

Disc image files from CDs and DVDs use the .img extension, these files are usually the same as .iso files, often changing the extension to .iso from .img... [More Information]

icon .7z - 7-Zip File Archive (Archived Files)

7z is the file format used to describe compressed files that have been compressed with 7-Zip an open source file compression program. [More Information]

icon .zip - Zip File (Archived Files)

Zip is the file format used to describe compressed files that support error recovery, file spanning and data compression. [More Information]

icon .001 - Multiple Volume Compressed File (Archived Files)

is the file format used to describe a file that is part a compressed archive that has been split in multiple volumes, other parts of the split archive have... [More Information]

icon .diz - Zip Archive Description File (Text Files)

Text files contained in zip archives that have a description of the contents of the archive are known as File_ID.DIZ files which use the file extension... [More Information]

icon .gz - GNU Zipped Archive File (Archived Files)

GZ is the file format used to describe compressed files created using GNU Zip, this format is generally found on computers with Linux operating systems. [More Information]

icon .z01 - Winzip Split Archive File (Archived Files)

Winzip is a file archive program that is also able to compress files as well as many other functions, it also supports the creation of split volumes, when... [More Information]

icon .cab - Windows Cabinet File (Archived Files)

CAB is the file format used to describe compressed files that are used for installing Windows components. [More Information]

icon .tgz - Gzip Tar Archive File (Archived Files)

Unix based computers uses compressed file containing Archive information, these files have the .tgz extension. TGZ files can be opened on both Windows and... [More Information]

icon .zipx - WinZip Compressed File (Archived Files)

With the release of WinZip 12.1 a new zip file format was introduced which extends the original format. The files created by the latest versions of WinZip... [More Information]

icon .mim - MIM File (Misc Files)

By using MIME or Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions as it is also known it is possible to make use of text in characters other than ASCII, attach non... [More Information]

icon .bz2 - Bzip2 Compressed File (Archived Files)

BZ2 is the file format used to describe compressed file created with the program Bzip 2, this program is usually used on Unix operating systems. [More Information]

icon .tar - Compressed Tape Archive File (Data Files)

Tar is used to describe both a file format which uses the extension .tar as well as the program used with tar files. Tar files are a collection of one or... [More Information]

icon .lzh - Compressed Archive File (Archived Files)

LZH is the file format used to describe compressed files created using compression algorithms made by Lempel Ziv. [More Information]

icon .hqx - Macintosh BinHex Encoded File (Encoded Files)

Binary to hexadecimal or BinHex is a process that transforms Binary files to BinHex so that they can be transmitted over the Internet as ASCII files. This... [More Information]

icon .z02 - Split Archive File (Archived Files)

Files that use the .z02 file extension are usually partial files from a split archive and are used by a variety of compression programs such as WinRAR and... [More Information]

icon .z - Unix Compressed File (Archived Files)

The .z file format was used on computers running Unix and was used to describe compressed files, this format was eventually replaced by the .gz compression... [More Information]

icon .gzip - GNU Zip Compressed File (Archived Files)

The .gzip file extension is used by files that have been compressed the compression program GNU zip, it allows more than one compression method to be used.... [More Information]