Zip your large and bulky files with the help of 7-Zip and you will see how the file size is reduced drastically. Manage you disk space correctly.
The compression ratio is relatively high in 7-Zip than any other zipping software. You can zip and extract your large files with the help of 7-Zip very easily. It uses the new 7z format with the LZMA compression. The software has a self extracting feature and can manage all your files correctly. The software does its work efficiently and fast. You can even archive your files with the help of 7-Zip. There is a GUI interface or even a command line interface for the software. Choose whichever the best option is. The software is free and supports many file formats including RAR and Zip. No registration required or any fees to be paid, simply download the software on your computer through the download link found on the internet.
Key features 7-Zip :
- File archiver
- Very high compression ratio
- Supported formats include
- Packing / unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR
- Unpacking only: ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, DEB, DMG, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MSI, NSIS, RAR, RPM, UDF,WIM, XAR and Z.
- 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip for ZIP and GZIP formats.
- Sturdy AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
- Capacity of self extracting for 7z format
- Can integrate with Windows Shell
- The File Manager is very powerful
- Can use a command line version in the software as well
- Special plugin for FAR Manager
- 74 languages localization available
7-Zip Download and installation guide:
Press the download button and the link will show a pop-up which asks to save the software. Save the software and follow further instructions to install it on the computer and start using.
Works well with:
Windows 7 / Vista / XP / 2008 / 2003 / 2000 / NT / ME / 98. There is a port of the command line version to Linux/Unix.