WinZip

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    3.7 stars

    out of 1,788 votes

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    • 1 star: 210
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    2.0 stars

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  • 5.0 stars

    "The best and one of the oldest file compress app"

    January 22, 2016  |   By Ibrahim Fiskiran

    Version: WinZip 20

    Pros

    Up-to-date
    Pro version
    Support all files
    Comprehensive
    Professional
    Windows friendly
    Handy

    Cons

    Haven't caught any bad side

    Summary

    One of the oldest
    Best
    Support
    Advanced users and my choice
    Up-to-date

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Costs a lot for something Windows does for free"

    January 16, 2016  |   By dgthomson1

    Version: WinZip 20

    Pros

    Can't think of any

    Cons

    Expensive, complicated interface if all you want is unzipping. When you install the trial version it automatically sets itself as the default unzipper app and so you can't see, or access, Window's (W10 for me) ability to unzip files all on its own.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "dont install"

    January 9, 2016  |  

    Version: WinZip 20

    Pros

    there are no pros of getting a virus from this

    Cons

    I click to install this and after it downloaded it made explorer not work (meaning your desktop and dock with your pinned programs including start up menu) it made everything disappear except the internet browsing window and task manager did not work when i pressed clr, alt, delete all at the same time. I had to press f8 button to enter safe mode after i forced shutdown my computer and f8 for boot mode selection didnt come up when it says to push esc for options, so it hid f8 out of the f buttons, and wouldnt uninstall in safe mode, so i had to use recovery and restore to a previous system image to restore my computer to before it was infected with the virus

    Summary

    do not install this unless you want an infected computer!!!! you have been warned!

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  • 1.0 stars

    "IT'S A RIP-OFF"

    December 1, 2015  |  

    Version: WinZip 20

    Pros

    It works like others.

    Cons

    Costs a ridiculous amount.
    Tries to include adware.
    Free competitors.

    Summary

    This is a rip-off for most people. My older laptop with Windows 7 doesn't have an built-in extract/zip tool, so the Microsoft support said I needed a 3rd party tool like WinZip. I downloaded to try for a measly 15 days to find out none of the "extra" features were testable, although I wouldn't even use them. Then they want $38 then $8 every year after. The extra tools are of no value to me and take up space. Free/cheap and more user friendly zip programs are plentiful, so skip the trial. Corel should be ashamed to have their name on such a trap, or use the WinZip name to push a overpriced product.

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