Zipware is simple and free zip software for Microsoft Windows that supports all major archiving formats including the new RAR5 format. Zipware has been designed to be simple, fast and stable to handle both small and large archives with millions of files. Zipware also supports many Linux archive formats such as tar and gzip. Zipware is freeware forever!
Extract: ZIP, ZIPX, 7Z, RAR,
RAR5, ISO, VHD, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR,
CPIO, XZ, DEB,DMG,RPM,XPI & more...
Create: ZIP, 7-ZIP, EXE (create self-extracting and split/multi-volume archives)
Create password protected archives encrypted using AES-256 encryption.
Convert any of the archive formats listed above to zip, 7z or exe.
Full drag and drop support with Windows Explorer.
Perform all archiving functions from Windows Explorer using Zipware's integrated context menu.
Windows Explorer context menu that can scan any file using over 50 anti-virus products via VirusTotal.com.
Explorer context menu that calculates & lists sizes of all folders in a directory. Also find & delete empty folders.
Calculate MD5, SHA-1, SHA-256 and SHA-512 checksums for any file (also integrated into Explorer's context menu).
Password Manager for storing passwords and confidential information.
Zipware's program files are signed by a Verisign/Symantec digital certificate to prevent tampering after publication.
Zipware is free software that doesn't require license keys, activations, registrations, yearly subscriptions, logins, email addresses or any other personal information. It doesn't install unwanted software or make changes to your PC without your permission. It just works the way all freeware should. A lot of time, effort and care has gone into making Zipware as good as any paid-for alternative. If you would like to support Zipware feel free to make a contribution using the donate button above. All donations will be used to fund web server hosting costs and the ongoing development, maintenance and support of Zipware. Clicking the donate button will take you to a payment page where you can donate any amount using a credit card or Paypal account. Please note you do not require a PayPal account to make a donation. Thank you for considering a donation to support Zipware :)