Best freeware alternative to winrar and winzip


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This a new but advance archive utility program, which does the same operations as WinRAR and WinZIP do. It is simple and easy,and claims to be the fastest archiver program.ALZip is free for  homeuse, but a small Ads is appearing on the top right sid, which is the only annoying thing in this program. Other than that, it’s a nice utility.


ZipGenius is another absolutely free software for Windows which  lets you compress files to almost any kind of archive.The cool thing about ZipGenius is that it can compress .iso disk images as well on top of its support for a wide variety of 20 different compression formats.The famous formats supported are: ZIP, RAR, 7-zip, CAB. ACE, ARJ, LHA, RPM, TAR.

free ZipGenius Alternatives to WinZip and WinRar

ZipGenius allows you to preview pictures in a compressed archives as thumbnails. You can change the look of ZipGenius sidebar, icons, etc using the integrated skins.

By default, ZipGenius comes with English and Italian language but other languages are available. it can be installed in any environment and on an unlimited number of workstations (private, professional/commercial, corporate, educational, government environments are welcome).

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Zipeg is a easy-to-use freeware file archiving program to open RAR and ZIP files.It does support many different file compression formats.. Zip thru photo archives, see thumbnails, select and extract what you need. It opens formats like: ZIP, RAR, 7z, ARJ, LHA, TGZ, TAR and many many more. Supports Windows XP and Vista, Mac OS X Tiger and Leopard. 

zipeg both windows and mac

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5, jZip

jZip is another easy-to-use freeware file archiving program to open RAR and ZIP files.Based on 7-Zip archiving technology,jZip is powerful and reliable. It can Create, open and extract Zip, TAR, GZip and 7-Zip. Open and extract from RAR and ISO.

  • Create Zip compatible files
  • Unzip any Zip file archives
  • Supports other archive formats like TAR, GZip and RAR
  • Improved compression ratio
  • Fast compression engine

jzip screen

No Adware / No Spyware / No Pop-Ups / No Trojans.jZip is absolutely FREE for everybody,both  home and enterprise users.  

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