🛠 Developer Descriptions
The best zip tool in the world just got even better. We worked hard on the brand-new WinZip 25 so that you can manage your files faster than ever before. You'll enjoy WinZip's best-in-class compression, as well as its well-known AES encryption, file sharing, and backup technologies. With WinZip 25, it's easier than ever to get to your favourite tools. For example, you can use the WinZip Ribbon to get to your favourite unzipping tools. You can keep your folders clean and in order with new background tools, and it's easy to set up routine background tasks to run at the same time. WinZip 25 Pro makes it easier than ever to work with PDFs, and you can now digitally sign PDFs on your computer. This will save you hours of printing and scanning documents. Plus, PDF tools that users already know and love, like compressing, converting, merging, and reordering PDF pages, have been made better. You can get more done with the help of brand-new compression features. WinZip 25 scans your zip files and removes any duplicate files. It also updates the content of your zip files so that it matches the content of the original source file. With just a few clicks, you can keep all of your zip files up to date.With a lot of new features, WinZip 25 takes cloud computing to a whole new level. You can organise your photos well and have your files automatically saved in the cloud. With the new OneDrive and Google Drive integrations, you can easily access shared folders from your desktop. Microsoft Teams can also be used with the brand-new WinZip 25. Using WinZip's Instant Messaging feature, it's easy to send Zip files to team members and coworkers. This makes it easy to work together, no matter where you are. All-new WinZip 25 will boost your computing experience with all these new features and more. WinZip 25 Pro is the best compression software on the market. With it, you can browse, open, manage, share, sign, and protect files on your PC.
✍ Key Software Details
- WinZip offers a host of features including the ability to run multiple compression tasks simultaneously, creating archives in ZIPX or ZIP files as well as LHA/LZH, and supports extracting from many other common formats including RAR and TAR.
- It facilitates encryption with 256-bit AES encryption, and allows users to burn files directly to CDs or DVDs, supporting multiple simultaneous burns.
- It comes with an integrated PDF converter that can convert Word files to PDFs or vice versa before compression.
- Another key feature is ZipSend, which allows users to send emails with large attachments by zipping and then transferring them.
- It allows users to produce self-extracting ZIP files that don’t require any third-party application for unpacking, and offers integration with Microsoft Windows and a separate plug-in for Microsoft Outlook.
WinZip is a powerful and reliable tool for compressing and archiving files, available across various platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS. It offers a host of features such as the ability to run multiple compression tasks simultaneously, create ZIPX or ZIP files, extract from common formats like RAR and TAR, facilitate 256-bit AES encryption, burn files directly to CDs or DVDs, and convert Word files to PDFs or vice versa before compression. Another key feature is ZipSend, which allows users to send emails with large attachments by zipping and transferring them. WinZip also allows users to produce self-extracting ZIP files that don't require any third-party application for unpacking and offers integration with Microsoft Windows and a separate plug-in for Microsoft Outlook.
➕ Intuitive user interface.
➕ Fast and efficient compression.
➕ Can create self-extracting ZIPs.
➕ Features like ZipSend and integrated PDF converter.
➖ Adware and Difficulty in Cancellation: Users complained about adware and found it nearly impossible to cancel their subscription. One user mentioned getting pop-up ads even when not using the software and found the only method advised for cancellation was using a broken link on the invoice.
➖ Poor Customer Support: Several users mentioned the lack of reliable customer support. One user mentioned that the customer service answered a couple of times, but no solution was found, and eventually, they started ignoring the requests.
➖ Software Issues: Users experienced various software issues, including freezing and misbehaving of PC after installation, constant requests for payment despite having a subscription, and conversion of files to a proprietary format that requires a pro version of the product to view.