File Compression Downloads

With these programs you can easily compress any file on the computer. They come with many other features, such as decompressing, archive splitting, password encrypting, synchronizing the archive contents, etc. In addition, they support a large variety of archive formats, such as ZIP, RAR, TAR, ARC, ACE, GZIP or CAB.

File Compression download selection is a descendant of our File Compressor by Sean Hill customized for you:

PeaZip

PeaZip

 FREE
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PeaZip srl
Create, extract, and encrypt a variety of archive file formats.
...is a powerful file compression tool with support ...Besides its compression capabilities, PeaZip comes with a set of file management utilities...
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Excellent format support
Advanced security options
Includes numerous extra utilities
Needs to improve compression speed
Filzip

Filzip

 FREE
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Philipp Engel
Filzip is a FREE file compression utility for Windows.
...can convert between different file compression formats, for instance, you ...most of your daily file compression requirements, the only...
It's FREE, powerful and easy to use
It doesn't support 7z file compression format
ZipItFree

ZipItFree

 FREE
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MicroSmarts LLC
ZipItFree is a free alternative to archive managers like WinZIP or WinRAR.
...Black Hole format is capable of compressing even JPEG files up to 40%. Another very good...
Supports the "Black Hole" format, which offers excellent compression rates
Allows you to create encrypted archives with the protection method of your choice
You can customize the seed-keys for the encryption algorithm
Messy and little intuitive user interface
WinZip

WinZip

 
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Corel Corporation
Utility for file compression,encryption, sharing, and data backup.
...the traditional Windows file compression application that ha ...: A new design. A faster file compression. An integrated FTP client to upload...
FTP uploading
Redesigned interface
Faster compression speeds
Crashes on Windows 7
WinRAR

WinRAR

 
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RARLAB
Compress files in RAR and ZIP with faster compression speed and file recovery.
...is, without any doubt, the best file compression software. It offers many advanced feature ...need of a multi-purpose file compression utility.
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Extract and browse files in archives in multiple formats
Complete support for RAR and ZIP formats
Intuitive wizard to pack and compress files in RAR
ZIP and RAR are the only formats supported for creating archives
WinAce

WinAce

 
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e-merge GmbH
Win-Ace is compression tool that deflates your files at high speed.
...but leaves plenty of air in the compressed file. With this tool you will be able...
Supports many file extentions (ZIP, RAR, MS-CAB)
N/A
jZip

jZip

 FREE
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Bandoo Media Inc.
Fast and free compression tool to extract and create various types of archives.
...on the open-source 7z compression algorithm, jZip is an ...the file types, their size, the compression ratio, and the resulting compressed size...
Fast archiving process
Support for ZIP, RAR, and 7Z files
Archive encryption
No drawbacks detected
ALZip

ALZip

 FREE
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ESTsoft Corp.
ALZip offers you a very simple and easy way to manage archive files.
...you to compress your files – or edit your archive files – really quickly ...and the capacity to compress very large files. Besides, even though...
Easy to use
Fully integrates with Windows Operating System
Capable of opening archive files in more than 40 compression formats
Poor visual design
FreeArc

FreeArc

 FREE
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Bulat Ziganshin
A freeware that can help you create and open archives with an impressive speed.
...you can select various methods of compression, you can create and open ...data segmentation or storing of file attributes. But they are planned...
impressive speed when creating or opening archives
large number of options available for creating archives
ZipGenius

ZipGenius

 FREE
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M.Dev Software, Wininizio Software
ZipGenius helps you create ZIP archives and extract files with ease.
...supports a large number of file compression formats, allows archive encryption/ ...when it came to file compression and extraction. Moreover...
Easy-to-use interface
Supports various file compression formats
Fast compression/extraction
It might take a while to encrypt/decrypt larger ZIP archives

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7-Zip

7-Zip

 FREE
Pack and unpack the most common archive file formats for free.
...supported archive file, and a benchmark tool to assess its performance in terms of compression and decompression...
Excellent compression ratio
High compression speed
AES-256 encryption
Cryptic user interface
Opera

Opera

 FREE
Keeps your browsing safe, so you can stay focused on the content.
...and malware on the web. The data-compressing Opera Turbo feature, native ad blocker, and...
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Has a built-in ad-blocker
Provides theme customization
Has a free VPN feature
Lacks a website loading progress bar
QuickTime

QuickTime

 FREE
QuickTime is a media player for most audio, video, and image formats.
...QuickTime features advanced video compression technology called H.264 to ...you can convert your files to different formats and record...
Support for H.264 compression
Works great with HD videos
Audio playback integration
Many extra codecs are needed for playback
Dell Webcam Central
Dell™ WebCam Central 2.0 is a video capture and control software for supported webcam devices. Dell™ WebCam Central 2.0 lets you: -Make use...
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Stitch Videos option is a very useful feature with which one can combine captured pictures to make a slideshow
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PowerArchiver
Compress files, extract archive content and compile ISO images.
...program toolbox offers support for over 60 compression file formats, such as zip, zipx, 7z, iso...
Has many skin themes
Offers support for over 60 compression file formats
Has FIPS 140-2 validated encryption built in
Uses high amount of system resources

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