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November 5, 2010: WinZip 15 WinZip 15 introduces new functionality that makes it even easier to compress files and decompress files, encrypt confidential information, share files swiftly and safely, and backup important data automatically. Please see What's New in WinZip 15 for more information.

April 13, 2010: WinZip 14.5 introduces an entirely new user experience, unveiling numerous key features and changing the paradigm in file zipping and unzipping. Please see What's New in WinZip 14.5 for more information.

October 14, 2009:
WinZip 14.0 Microsoft Windows 7 is here, and WinZip 14 is ready for it. We’re taking advantage of Windows 7’s key features, and we’ve streamlined and improved many of our dialogs and operations to make WinZip easier to use and better than ever. We’ve enhanced security too, by automatically wiping any files that were temporarily extracted from your encrypted Zip files. more »

May 13, 2009:
WinZip 12.1 An updated version to our most recent major release, WinZip 12.0, which introduces the new extended Zip file (.zipx), the next step in the evolution of the Zip file format. Additionally, the Zip and E-Mail functions have been enhanced in WinZip 12.1 to allow users to take advantage of the image resize feature in WinZip. more »

May 13, 2009:
WinZip Command Line Support Add-On 3.1 Updated to support the new .zipx format for advanced compression in WinZip 12.1. more »

March 3, 2009: WinZip Self-Extractor 4.0 The most recent major release of WinZip Self-Extractor now supports LZMA, Jpeg and WavPack compressed Zip files and Unicode filenames.more »

September 25, 2008: WinZip 11.2 SR-1 Critical Security Update for WinZip 11. more »

September 10, 2008: WinZip 12.0 New features and enhancements for photo compression, management, and sharing. New advanced compression methods to create even smaller Zip files and support to read 7Z, ISO and IMG files. The ability for enterprises to specify password requirements and allowed encryption methods. Also various interface enhancements and refinements to make WinZip® easier to learn and use. These are just a few of the features that make WinZip 12.0 ideal for home and professional use! more »

September 10, 2008: WinZip Command Line Support Add-On 3.0 Updates to support WinZip 12.0 Standard and Pro Editions including support for the new Jpeg and LZMA compression methods. more »