WinZip—the world's leading file compression utility—has been reinvented for the Mac! Created specifically for Mac users, WinZip Mac Edition is a simple, powerful tool designed to help you compress and secure your files with the latest in file compression and encryption technology. Now you can zip and protect your files for swifter, safer sharing and smaller storage with this all-new, easy-to-use Mac tool backed by the best in the business.
WinZip Mac Edition 1.5 introduces new functionality and user interface enhancements to make it even easier to zip, encrypt, and share files on your Mac! This latest version offers extended support for compressed file formats, the ability to 'Zip & Burn' to CD/DVD, and the option to resize and compress image files for easier emailing and optimal viewing on standard computer screens.
Backed by WinZip's world-leading file compression technology, WinZip Mac Edition's newest release offers user interface enhancements, added file sharing and archiving capabilities, extended support for compressed file formats, and more. Experience the latest in file compression software designed specifically for Mac users just like you.
Extended Zip/Unzip Functionality
Building on WinZip Mac Edition's state-of-the-art compression technology, WinZip Mac Edition 1.5 allows you to zip and unzip even more file formats.
- New!Improved support for Mac application bundles (.app), with the option to view package contents before unzipping. You can also extract individual applications in a Zip file directly into your applications folder.
- New!Option to include hidden files when zipping, in order to preserve the full content, structure, and presentation of file folders.
- New!Ability to extract an even wider range of compressed file types, including files without Zip or Zipx extensions (such as .jar and .war files).
Streamlined File Sharing and Archiving
WinZip Mac Edition 1.5 offers a fast, simple approach to sharing images and archiving data on your Mac. With the ability to automatically resize and email photos and burn Zip files to CD/DVD, sharing and storing compressed files has never been easier.
- New!Enhanced interface gives an at a glance breakdown of file sizes before and after compression, showing you exactly how much space was saved by zipping.
- New!'Zip and Email' feature now allows you to resize and compress your high-resolution photos before attaching them to your email, reducing their size and optimizing them to fit standard computer screens.
- New!'Zip & Burn' compressed files to CD/DVD.
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