WinZip


Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

WINZIP

(tool)
A Microsoft Windows archiving and compression program, distributed by Nico Mak Computing, Inc. WINZIP has a graphical user interface front end and is compatible with PKZIP. WINZIP can be obtained as shareware, on evaluation, or as a licenced copy. It is much easier to use then PKZIP for DOS, and includes a helpful, help file.

http://winzip.com/.

WinZip

A popular Windows utility for archiving files in the ZIP format from WinZip Computing, Inc., Bristol CT (www.winzip.com), formerly Nico Mac Computing. Versions for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android are available. In 2004, WinZip was the first to support the 256-bit AES cipher for encrypting files. It also did away with previous ZIP file size restrictions. See Zip file.


A Lot of Support and Many Functions
Using the Windows version for this example, WinZip can open more than 30 file formats (top). In addition to encryption, it can reduce photo sizes and change photo formats, convert images and Office files to PDF when added to an archive as well as eliminate personal data. WinZip can also add a custom watermark to various image files.


A Lot of Support and Many Functions
Using the Windows version for this example, WinZip can open more than 30 file formats (top). In addition to encryption, it can reduce photo sizes and change photo formats, convert images and Office files to PDF when added to an archive as well as eliminate personal data. WinZip can also add a custom watermark to various image files.
References in periodicals archive ?
The experimental results show that our method achieves the performance comparable with those of state-of-the-art methods including WinZIP and WinRAR in terms of compression ratio, while it is slower than these two of WinZIP and WinRAR.
We're very excited to build applications that can really leverage this amazing new form factor," said Patrick Nichols, President of WinZip. "WinZip 19 is the industry's first productivity tool to be completely optimized for these new systems.
The inclusion of WinZip, which costs $30 bought separately, is definitely a good deal since WinZip is far more capable than Windows' built-in zip utility.
A new version of the WinZip file compression software is now available from compression technology specialist WinZip Computing, the company announced today.
Facilidad de instalacion: eeeee Facilidad de uso: eeee Funciones: eeee Interfaz: eeee Malo: e Aceptable: ee Regular: eee Bueno: eeee MuyBueno: eeeee Producto: winzip 12 Pro
These exploits initially targeted security vulnerabilities in the Windows operating system and the Internet Explorer browser, and have now expanded to target common, less frequently-patched utilities such as WinZip and QuickTime.
To send more than one file at a time, you can combine multiple files into a single file using the ZIP file compression protocol included with many programs, including PowerDesk (www.vcom.com) and WinZip (www.winzip.com).
The company's product portfolio includes some of the world's most popular and widely recognized software brands including CorelDRAW; Graphics Suite, Corel; Paint Shop Pro;, Corel; Painter;, Corel DESIGNER;, Corel WordPerfect; Office, WinZip; and iGrafx;.
The new software titles available through OnSite PC Protection Program are said to include: Corel Snapfire Plus; Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo XI; Corel WordPerfect Office X3 Standard Edition; H&R Block's 2006 TaxCut Premium 2006 Federal + State Software; Corel WinZip Pro; Iolo Technologies Search and Recover; Iolo Technologies DriveScrubber; Iolo Technologies System Mechanic; Pure Networks Network Magic Premium; as well as Siber Systems Roboform Pro.
When I inserted a Windows program CD (WinZip), Crossover detected it and auto-ran its installer.
WinZip Computing has significantly improved the effectiveness of its file distribution solution with the release of WinZip Self-Extractor 3.0.