A better, more secure way to manage files

Save time and space with WinZip®, a powerful utility for file management, compression, encryption, and backup. It's perfect for your digital assets' ever-increasing volume and complexity, allowing you to significantly improve productivity, enhance collaboration, and simplify workflow.

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Why should I use WinZip?

Most people think WinZip is only used in a professional setting. However, it's also a valuable tool for managing your personal files. With WinZip, you can effortlessly compress large files and folders and save valuable storage space on your PC and other devices.

More than that, you can compress videos from family holidays or special events and share them, saving upload and download times. You can also use it to encrypt and password-protect sensitive information, like your financial records.

What makes WinZip different?

WinZip stands out from other compression software options due to its unique features and capabilities. Here are a few reasons you should consider using WinZip over other alternatives:

User-friendly interface

WinZip offers a simple and intuitive interface, making it easy for users of all skill levels to navigate and utilize its features effectively.

Comprehensive file format support

WinZip supports many file formats, allowing you to compress and extract files from various sources effortlessly.

Cloud integration

WinZip seamlessly integrates with popular cloud storage services like Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive, allowing you to directly compress, encrypt, and upload files to the cloud.

File management features

Apart from compression, WinZip offers powerful file management tools, such as the ability to split extensive archives, convert file formats, and even create self-extracting archives for easy sharing. With over 20 years of being an industry leader and having a large, worldwide user base, WinZip has established itself as a trusted and reliable compression software, constantly delivering quality performance. With these expansive capabilities, WinZip is the preferred choice for any compression needs.

Catch a glimpse of what WinZip can do

WinZip offers an extensive toolbox of rich features for both personal and professional use. Below we highlight a few key functionalities that our users appreciate most.

Send large files to anyone on any device

WinZip goes beyond file compression and data storage. Instead, it makes sending large files to anyone on any device a breeze. Its robust compression algorithm significantly reduces file size without compromising quality and integrity.

This means you can easily overcome email attachment size limits and upload/download restrictions on various platforms. It also has integrated cloud storage support, seamlessly uploading compressed files to cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive. Furthermore, the software's intuitive user interface makes sending large files simple.

Store files in a safe place

WinZip delivers robust data encryption, allowing you to secure your files and keep sensitive information confidential. This feature is particularly valuable for storing financial information, like tax returns, bank statements, and social security numbers, where privacy and data security are paramount.

Furthermore, with WinZip’s seamless integration with cloud storage services, combining these two features ensures that the files you move to the cloud are encrypted and secure.

WinZip enables you and your team to collaborate easily while ensuring the confidentiality and security of the data and projects you're working on.

Protect the files you share

WinZip plays a pivotal role in safeguarding your files, ensuring protection and confidentiality. WinZip's encryption capabilities also play an essential role in preventing unauthorized access.

This feature proves invaluable when sharing sensitive information with others. For instance, consider a scenario where you must share a confidential report with your lawyer. Compressing and encrypting the file on WinZip protects it from unauthorized viewing.

Moreover, WinZip's self-extracting archive feature adds convenience and security when sharing files. With this, your recipient can easily open your compressed file without installing any app.

So, even if you or your recipient were compromised, the hackers still need to break through WinZip's robust encryption before they can access your information.

Boost efficiency and productivity

WinZip's ability to compress files, integrate with cloud storage services, and facilitate batch processing is valuable in saving time and energy. Whether compressing large files for faster transmission, seamlessly managing files across multiple cloud platforms, or automating repetitive tasks, WinZip users optimize their workflows and achieve more in less time.

Stay connected to the tools you use every day

WinZip recognizes the importance of seamless connectivity and provides integration that keeps users connected to the tools they rely on daily. By integrating various applications and services, WinZip makes overall work easier and faster.

With WinZip, users can stay connected to their preferred tools and services from the app, eliminating unnecessary steps. These integrations ensure a smooth and productive experience, allowing users to focus on tasks without interruptions or time-consuming file management processes.

Check out WinZip Enterprise to see all integration options.

Uncover more features in WinZip

Aside from security and integration, WinZip has several more features to make your life easier.

File Sharing

WinZip's file sharing feature allows easy and secure sharing of large files, compressing them into smaller packages for faster transmission, simplifying collaboration, and enhancing productivity for individuals and businesses.

Learn more about file sharing

Data Backup

Are you worried about losing critical files? WinZip's data backup feature ensures the safety and protection of important files by creating compressed backups. It offers customizable scheduling options and encryption for reliable and secure data storage.

Learn more about data backup

Sign PDF files

WinZip's sign PDF files feature lets users digitally sign PDF documents, ensuring authenticity and integrity. This feature simplifies workflows, enhances document security, and facilitates efficient electronic signing processes.

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Protect files

WinZip's password-protect files feature allows users to safeguard their files with solid encryption, adding an extra layer of security. It ensures that sensitive data remains confidential and protected from unauthorized access or tampering.

Learn more about protecting files


Is WinZip free?

You can get a 30-day free trial to use its features and see which ones you like. However, the full product is not free.

How much is WinZip?

WinZip does not have one fixed price. Its pricing is so versatile that it can cater to individual workers or large enterprises. You can visit our website to compare the different pricing options and the products that come with them.

Is WinZip safe?

Yes, WinZip is safe to use. It is a reputable and widely used file compression and encryption software used across regulated industries and government agencies worldwide. However, it's always important to download software from trusted sources and keep it updated to minimize security risks.

It is worth noting that while WinZip is a secure program, opening unknown files may still cause harm to your device. It's best to run any file you download through a virus scanner to avoid infecting your computer.

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