Win Zip 16

On This Page Download WinZip 16 adds a few more carrots to tempt users by making full use of today’s 64-bit processors and adding the ability to zip directly to Blu-ray disc amongst other new features. The ZIP format is getting pretty elderly now and other more efficient compression standards have overtaken it, but it’s still a popular choice. Also new is the ability to avoid email size limits and send files of up to 2GB directly. New work with files on your PC, network and clouds.

The compression engine for WinZip 16 has been upgraded to a more powerful 64-bit model that makes the most of your processor for a quicker zipping experience.


  • Pack (create) ZIP and Zipx archive files.
  • Unpack BZ2, LHA, LZH, RAR, ZIP, Zipx, 7Z.
  • Decode B64, HQX, UUE files.
  • Configurable Microsoft Windows Shell integration.
  • Direct write of archives to CD/DVD.
  • Automation of backup jobs.
  • Integrated FTP upload.
  • Email archives.

Please Note: WinZip 16 and 17 were the most substantial upgrades for this venerable program in years. 

System Requirements:

  • Operating system: Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10.
  • Internet Explorer 8 or later.
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.0 or later