The app is currently available in English, Chinese Simplified, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and it was last updated on 2011-05-23.
The program can be installed on Win7 x32, Win7 x64, Win Vista, Win Vista x64, Win XP.
zip version 3.1 supports the Zip64 extensions of PKZIP 4.5 which allow archives as well as files to exceed the previous 2 GB limit (4 GB in some cases).
zip also now supports bzip2 compression if the bzip2 library is included when zip is compiled.
It is analogous to a combination of the Unix commands tar(1) and compress(1) (or tar(1) and gzip(1)) and is compatible with PKZIP (Phil Katz's ZIP for MSDOS systems) and other major zip utilities.
From version 6.0 until version 9.0, registered users could download the newest versions of the software, enter their original registration information or install over the top of their existing registered version, and thereby obtain a free upgrade.
Every hardware component connected to your PC works using a set of instructions contained in a device driver file.
Manufacturers periodically release updated driver files that fix known bugs or improve on a component's overall performance.
This upgrade scheme was discontinued as of version 10.0.
Win Zip is available in standard and professional versions.