WinZip

Adware – WinZip Computing – Windows

WinZip is the most trusted way to work with compressed files. No other compression utility is as easy-to-use or offers the comprehensive and productivity-enhancing approach that has made WinZip the gold standard for file-compression tools.
With the new WinZip 12, you can quickly and securely zip and unzip files to conserve storage space, speed up e-mail transmission, and reduce download times. State-of-the-art file compression, strong AES encryption, compatibility with more compression formats, and new intuitive photo compression, make WinZip 12 the complete compression and archiving solution.

Building on the favorite features of a worldwide base of several million users, WinZip 12 adds new features for image compression and management, support for new compression methods, improved compression performance, support for additional archive formats, and more. Users can work faster, smarter, and safer.

Here are some key features of WinZip:
· Accomplish most common Zip-related tasks directly from Windows Explorer or My Computer without ever opening a separate WinZip window.
· Protect your files with the same AES encryption technique (128- and 256-bit) approved for use by the US government.
· Zip and E-Mail files directly from Explorer with a single mouse click
· Split large Zip files into smaller parts to overcome e-mail or removable media size constraints.
· Use WinZip’s quick file-selection feature to locate a specific file easily.
· Protect yourself from potentially dangerous files with WinZip’s built-in support of Windows XP SP2’s Attachment Manager.
· Get the latest updates automatically with WinZip’s periodic update check.
· Automatically install software, desktop themes, and screen savers contained in Zip files.
· Unicode Support for International Characters in File names
· Display Thumbnails in WinZip’s Explorer Style View
· Best Compression Chooses Compression Method Based on File Type
· Improved Compression for Audio Files (WAV)
· Extract from RAR, LHA, LZH, and BZ2 Files
· Create LHA and LZH Files
· Command Line Support (Separate Download)
· Attachment Management Support
· Quick File Selection
· Automatic Update Checking
· Flexible Interface; Wizard and Classic
· Tight Integration with Windows
· Large Zip File Support
· 128- and 256-Bit AES Encryption
· E-mail Support (including one click Zip & E-mail)
· Split Zip File Capability
· Create Self-Extracting Archives

Limitations:
· 45 Days Trial
· Nag Screen

Reasons why this program is marked as adware:
· Offers to download or install software or components (Google Toolbar and Google Desktop Search) that the program does not require to fully function

Download WinZip for Windows 2000, XP and Vista

Posted on February 2, 2009 at 3:14 pm by Fugazi · Permalink
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