Trusted privacy protection. Unlimited file sharing.
Send large files, protect your privacy and share effortlessly with WinZip, the world’s #1 choice when working with large files.
- Zip and unzip files instantly
- Protect files with banking-level AES encryption
- Zip and send large files by email
- Share to cloud, social media and instant messaging
- Includes new ZipShare file sharing service
Unzip all major formats
With just a click, open all major compression file types, including Zip, Zipx, RAR, 7Z, TAR, GZIP and more.
Protect your privacy
Easily encrypt files as you zip to keep information and data secure. Add watermarks to deter unauthorized copying.
Share large files directly by email, cloud services, social media and instant messaging services, manage your online files more easily, and quickly share links to your cloud files.
Safeguard your private information
Protect your files from unauthorized access by applying banking-level security with FIPS 197-certified 128- or 256-bit AES encryption. For extra security, set your own password policy by defining complexity requirements that WinZip will enforce for you.
Deter unauthorized copying, add traceability and protect your intellectual property by adding custom watermarks to images and PDFs. You control the transparency of your watermark, and choose how and where it appears. Add a date/time stamp to your watermark for even more security.
Share zipped files by IM
Choose from even more sharing options with support for several instant messaging services, including Facebook Messaging, Google Talk/Google+ Hangouts, Yahoo! Messenger and Jabber. Combining WinZip’s legendary compression and encryption with the ease of instant messaging gives you high-speed sharing without compromising security.
Get direct access to the new ZipShare file sharing service. This powerful web app makes sharing large files easy no matter where you are or what device you’re using. Access your ZipShare account directly from within WinZip 18.5. Connect to your cloud accounts and easily share compressed files via email. Zip and share any type of file along with a message to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Send files up to 50MB free using ZipShare or move up to ZipShare Pro to send up to 2GB.
Connect to leading cloud services
WinZip connects directly to Box, OneDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive, CloudMe, SugarSync and now MediaFire, so you can organize all your cloud files at once. Use WinZip to zip and save large files to the cloud or retrieve files or links to share. Secure your files and save precious online storage space by zipping and encrypting them first.
NEW! Streamlined cloud file sharing
Extended cloud features give you more power to manage files and folders in your cloud accounts. See all your files in a single view, even if they are saved on different cloud storage services. Now you can also download, share, move, rename, unzip and delete files or folders on your cloud storage services, all from within WinZip.
Email large files with just a click
WinZip 18.5 lets you email large files or folders using any of your cloud services. Your files are automatically uploaded to your default cloud service and a link to them is placed in your outgoing email.
Convert files to PDF
Share content the right way by converting to PDF. WinZip makes it easy to convert Microsoft Office files to PDF as you zip, making them ready to share with anyone. For extra protection, create a read-only PDF.
Create share-ready images
Convert high-resolution images to more convenient sharing sizes instantly when adding them to your Zip. This lets you share entire albums with ease while keeping full-quality originals on file.
Preview files and folders
WinZip’s convenient previewing functionality lets you browse the contents of a Zip file before deciding if you need to unzip it. The advanced ‘Unzip and Try’ feature lets you temporarily review related components within a Zip file (such as an HTML page and its associated graphics) without having to extract the Zip file first.
Job Wizard update
Send notifications by social media and instant messaging when automated jobs have completed using the updated Job Wizard.
Back up to the cloud
Auto-backup to any connected cloud account, desktop folder or between cloud accounts.
Back up your files, automatically
Back up your documents, email, desktop, favorites, pictures, libraries and more with just a click by setting up custom jobs to automatically zip and archive your important files. Simplify the process and free yourself from repetitive zipping and archiving tasks by using predefined jobs.
Get more from portable media
Prevent data loss by zipping and backing up your important data and burning it directly to Blu-ray Disc, CD or DVD. You choose if you want to back up your whole computer or just specific files. If necessary, WinZip Pro will automatically split your backups over multiple disks.
This Bundle includes:
WinZip 18.5 PRO
WinZip® Express for Office
Bring the power of WinZip to Microsoft Office. The new WinZip Express for Office lets you access WinZip features for zipping, encrypting and sharing without having to leave Office. Zip and share documents, spreadsheets and presentations with ease.
WinZip® Express for Photos
Streamline photo management and sharing with direct access to WinZip’s powerful compression, encryption and sharing features in one dialog. Plus, easily resize and watermark images.
WinZip® Express for Outlook®
Securely send large files directly from Microsoft Outlook with built-in access to WinZip’s most-used features for zipping, encryption and sharing. Requires: Microsoft Outlook 2013, 2010 or 2007