7zip is all you need to unzip ZIP, TAR, or RAR archives, or compress files into an archive. It's free, fast, and easy.
- Unzip/decompress files
- Zip/compress files
- Create archives
- Open and view archives
- Supports populear ZIP and RAR formats
Operating System: All Windows Versions
System Requirements: Pre-screened
Browser Requirements: Pre-screened
Installation Type: Powered By SD
Download Size: Small
Software Price: Completely Free
New In This Version
The latest version of 7zip contains various bug fixes for enhanced performance and decreased processing time. Download the newest 7zip here free.
Why Choose Zip Compression?
If you need to open a ZIP or RAR archive, you could either download 7zip or pay for another software. Both will open your archive, but only 7zip will do it for free.
1. Click the Download Now button above
2. Click Run or Save File in Firefox/Chrome
3. Click Run again, or Double-Click the File
4. Press Allow to any any security prompts
4. Follow the easy installation insructions
5. The software is now installed successfully!
The Bottom Line
7zip is a powerful and fast compression software. With full ZIP and RAR support, this can handle almost any archive you throw at it. Zip and unzip with ease, or Rar and Unrar as you please.
7zip is an open source program released under the GNU lesser public license. You can check out the 7zip official website or download the files and source code from sourceforge.
You will be presented with optional third party offers during your installation - this may include the Babylon Toolbar, if you choose to install this (it's completely optional) then the toolbar will appear in your browsers on your computer as it does below:
Using The Software
When installed on your computer, the software will be accessible through the "Programs" list which is visible upon clicking the Windows button otherwise known as the "Start" button in the lower left portion of your computer screen. We recommend choosing the software as the default program for your media viewing needs. When you have chosen Easy Media Player as your default media player, then the program will open and play automatically when you click on a compatible file.
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