Open Zip files in iPhone with WinZip app

WinZip is one of the oldest as well as one of the best applications for compressing and extracting files. WinZip is pre installed in our systems and we all use it till now. It compresses your files, such that you can store maximum data on the storage media. Though the software is widely used you can extract those files on any device to review.

Whenever I see a compressed file on iPhone it makes experience of using the iPhone more difficult. Times have changed and according to the need of time WinZip recently launched an iOS application that is designed to make viewing the contents of a compressed file easier.

Most of the file formats are supported by this application, if not all. Here is the list of file format that it supports: .txt, .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx, .rtf, .pdf, .key, .numbers, .pages, .htm, .htm, .jsp, .bmp, .jpg, .jpeg, .tif, .tiff, .png, and .gif. The primary reason to use this application is when someone sends you something in an email that you need to view on your Apple device. Now, since Apple devices didn’t support zipped archives, you will not be able to download the file as you would have done on a computer and mess around with it, but with the help of the WinZip application, you will be able to preview and use it.

To conclude, if you want to view zipped files on your iPhone this free WinZip application is the best option you can have. It is easy and helps you to view zipped files by just few clicks. You can view the files in an email or from the web. Either way, it does not get much easier as it is with this app.

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