Updating win zip
This upgrade scheme was discontinued as of version 10.0.
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.Win Zip Driver Updater manages device driver updates so you don't have to!Avoid hardware component issues and keep your system up-to-date with this easy-to-use tool that will scan, download, and update your PC's device drivers for you.Win Zip Driver Updater is a powerful utility that makes the task of managing your PC's device driver updates quick and easy!Every hardware component connected to your PC uses a set of instructions contained in a device driver file.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.
The freely downloadable Win Zip soon found itself included in best-selling Windows computing titles as part of companion disks, including the all-time best-selling Windows 3.0 book, Windows Secrets, by Brian Livingston.
By 1994, Win Zip had become the official and required compression tool used by system operators on Compu Serve for forum file libraries.
Win Zip 1.0 was released in April 1991 as a graphical user interface (GUI) front-end for PKZIP. Originally released on Compu Serve, availability of Win Zip expanded across major online services, including GEnie, Prodigy and other online services.
Earlier in January 1991 Nico Mak Computing released a GUI front-end for OS/2 Presentation Manager called PMZIP. In 1993, Win Zip announced the launch of its official support for customers on the Windows Utility Forum, serving over 100,000 members, providing updates and related information.
With a single click, Win Zip Driver Updater will scan your system, take stock of your existing drivers, and evaluate which need to be updated based on each manufacturer's latest releases. Win Zip Driver Updater automatically creates a backup of your original drivers in case you should decide to roll back to a previous version.