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What program to open zipped files

Discussion in 'Exploring Computers!!' started by RockRanger, March 28, 2012.


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      I have some zipped files I need to open what free program should I get so I can open them. I was using winzip and now it wont work unless I pay for it. I know there is a free one out there. It might have even come on the computer but what would the name of it be?
       
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      I use WinRar
       
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      WinRar or 7zip are the best choices. If you are running Windows 7, then it's built in though and you don't need anything.
       
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      7zip worked perfect thanks guys
       
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      7-zip is the bees knees. Just be careful.

      If you save it in a 7zip format not everyone has it but just about everyone can open a .zip file. Even Windows 7 can, even without installing anything.

      ~Mark
       

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