7-Zip for Windows

Free File Compression Alternative. Download 7-Zip for free and enjoy!

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7-Zip Description

7-Zip is designed for creating or unpacking archived and compressed files. The application can unpack 7zip, ZIP, CAB, RAR, ARJ, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, CPIO, RPM and DEB files, or create file archives in those formats.

For the standard ZIP and GZIP formats, 7the application promises to deliver a compression ratio that is 2 - 10 % better than that provided by PKZip or WinZip, and the native 7zip format can provide a 45% reduction in file size from the common zip format.

Key features:

  • High compression ratio in new 7z format with LZMA compression
  • 7-Zip is free software distributed under the GNU LGPL
  • Supported formats: Packing / unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR; Unpacking only: RAR, CAB, ARJ, LZH, CHM, Z, CPIO, RPM and DEB
  • For ZIP and GZIP formats 7-Zip provides compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
  • Self-extracting capability for 7z format

  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Powerful File Manager
  • Powerful command line version
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Localizations for 59 languages

Igor Pavlov
Publisher Site
Software License
Free (GPL)
Windows 10, 7, 8/8.1, Vista, XP (64/32 bit)

What’s new?

  • Free for Both Commercial and Personal Use
  • Excellent File Compatibility
  • Opens and Compresses Almost Any File
  • Useful Context Menu
  • How to uninstall 7-Zip?

    How to uninstall 7-Zip in Windows 10 / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows Vista?

  • Click "Start" menu
  • Click on "Control Panel"
  • Under "Programs" click the Uninstall a software link.
  • Select "7-Zip" and right click, then select Uninstall/Change.
  • Click "Yes" to confirm the 7-Zip uninstallation.
  • How do I uninstall 7-Zip in Windows XP?

  • Click "Start" menu
  • Click on "Control Panel"
  • Click the Add or Remove Programs icon.
  • Click on "7-Zip", then click "Remove/Uninstall."
  • Click "Yes" to confirm the 7-Zip uninstallation.
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