ZIP File Extension

File Type

Zipped Format




Compressed Files





Basic information about the ZIP file

Files with the ZIP extension are characteristic of 3 operating systems and they are: Linux, Mac OS, Windows. The ZIP extension was originally developed for the Advanced Zip Repair application. This is an application developed by DataNumen, Inc.. In addition, the PeaZip, WinZip, WinRAR, PowerArchiver programs can be used to open files with the ZIP extension.

The structure of such files is typical of Compressed Files. The ZIP file extension can also be found in 236 in other file types and may not be supported by Advanced Zip Repair or similar programs. Zipped Format is a file whose format was originally developed for the Advanced Zip Repair application by N/A. Modification or reading of files with the name Zipped Format in many cases is done in the Advanced Zip Repair program. ZIP detailed description

Tools that you can use to work with ZIP files

ZIP File Extension

What is a(n) ZIP file??

ZIP is a very popular data compression and archive file format. It has been developed by PKWARE, Inc. and it is used all over the world for file compression and data archiving.

The ZIP file extension is associated with many programs such as WinZip, 7-Zip, IZArc, and RAR. These programs can create, open, or extract files that have the ZIP extensions.

ZIP File Tools

What tools you can use?

Here are the most important online tools related to ZIP. With their help you will be able to perform many operations on ZIP files. You can easily convert the file, preview its contents, or open and edit any ZIP file.

ZIP File Opener

One of the most used tools is ZIP opener. Here you will find a way to open your unknown ZIP file. If you already open the ZIP file, you will have more options to work with the file.

ZIP File Viewer

The ZIP Viwer tool helps to preview the contents of a file without the need to install dedicated software. Go to the subpage, select your ZIP file you want to view and our tool will show you what the file contains

ZIP File Converter

If you cannot perform all the operations on the ZIP file, you can convert it to a different format. The ZIP file converted to the new format may have more options for editing or processing the data contained in it.

ZIP File Editor

ZIP editor allows you to edit the data contained in the file. Sometimes you need to be able to fully edit the contents of the ZIP file, in which case you may need to install dedicated software. Go to our editor to learn more about editing the ZIP file.



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