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Free zip tool that handles many formats

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I haven’t tried it—I use WinZip—but it looks good.

Written by Leisureguy

17 January 2008 at 10:20 am

Posted in Daily life, Software

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  1. The best archive tool — and most trusted format — is RAR, which uses the WinRAR software (which WinZip can read, I believe). Been around for many years, it’s used exclusively on Usenet by filesharers around the world. It comes with a lifetime license (bought mine in 1998!). ZIP format has not always enjoyed stability over its lifetime. Another good alternative is 7-Zip, which uses 7z, another format which is better than ZIP in many ways.


    Zaine Ridling

    18 January 2008 at 9:43 pm

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