Free WinZip Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to WinZip for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is 7-Zip, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to WinZip and loads of them is available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to WinZip are WinRAR (Freemium), PeaZip (Free, Open Source), Bandizip (Freemium) and FreeArc (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Drive
      ZIP Extractor is a free, open-source application for decompressing ZIP files into Google Drive. Decompress ZIP files to Google Drive ZIP Extractor allows you to unzip (extract or decompress) files in Google Drive.
    1. A simple software to multiple compress files and folders. ArcThemAll provides compression and extraction of batches of multiple folders or files with simple drag&drop loading.


    2. StuffIt is the right tool for people who just need very basic compression and expansion features. StuffIt has some great features that help you manage your workflow quickly and efficiently.
    3. A freeware compression program with which you can create cabinet (.CAB) files. With just a few mouse clicks you specify which files to compress, which compression method to use, where the output files should go and whether or not the cabinet files should span multiple disks.

      Discontinued

      No update since 2001.

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      Out with the old, in with the new. The powerful archiver 8 Zip has expanded its set of capabilities with the new Continuum and Windows Hello technologies.
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    4. KuaiZip is a free, convenient, fast compressor and decompressor, with advanced compression technology and a proprietary of compression format(KZ). KZ is a high ratio and fast format. KuaiZip support more than 40 compression formats such as RAR,ZIP,7Z etc.
    5. TUGZip is a powerful freeware archiving utility for Windows that provides support for a wide range of compressed, encoded and disc-image files, as well as very powerful features; all through an easy to use application interface and Windows Explorer integration.

      Discontinued

      Development is discontinued. Last version, 3.5.0.0, released on April 2nd 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    6. Zippy aimes to deliver a clean and smooth archiver experience.
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    7. Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a Zip Tool for compression & encryption with improved Very Fast Zip algorithm. - 100% free of charge for home and office - with no restrictions! - Supports all popular compression formats ZIP, Rar, 7z etc.

      Warning

      When uninstalling the program run a Trojan.Win32/Occamy.C. See also https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/57672046438d7e3a2bfa13c6d9c4be9e58530622ab970b02074cf2c3fd1b4043/detection

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