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Windows 7: Free unzip utilities?

12 Oct 2010   #1
IcarusII

W7 Home Prem, Vista home Prem
 
 
Free unzip utilities?

Hi guys,

Im looking for preferably a one stop shop for unzipping archive files. Running W7.

I used to have pk-unzip but the free version seems to be advert packed now.

Anyone have a nice simple programme that unzips most? (particularly .rar)

thanks in advance

Matt


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12 Oct 2010   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Matt,

The free 9.17 beta version of 7-Zip is a great one to use.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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12 Oct 2010   #3
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

7-zip, it's what I use...and it's free...not just a free trial.
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12 Oct 2010   #4
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Another vote for 7-Zip
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12 Oct 2010   #5
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Though I've never used 7-Zip (use Winzip), I've heard great things about it. So on rep alone, I give it a plus
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12 Oct 2010   #6
polarbear

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

1+ for 7-zip. GL
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12 Oct 2010   #7
Lee

Win 7 Pro x64, VM Win XP, Win7 Pro Sandbox, Kubuntu 11
 
 

Just to follow the crowd; here is another vote for 7-zip.
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12 Oct 2010   #8
IownAmoneyPit

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro//Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
 
 

7 - zip used here too
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12 Oct 2010   #9
SledgeDG

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

7zip is a staple on my systems too for years already
Especially since it usually handles RAR archives without a hitch.
-DG
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12 Oct 2010   #10
madtownidiot

 

7zip is the way to go.. but get the latest version. If you need something more than that there's the universal extractor ..which combines dozens of different programs, but can only extract files.. it can't create archives
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