What software do I need to unzip a file?
Two popular programs are WinZip * and 7-Zip *. Both of these allow you to unzip and zip with two clicks: Here, I have right-clicked on the zipped file and selected Extract to here. Extract is the same thing as unzip. Windows also sometimes places Extract files links in toolbars which may be useful to you.
Can WinRAR open ZIP files?
How to Open ZIP Files. Double-click on the file and it will be displayed in WinRAR. Select the files that you want to open/extract and click on the Extract To icon at the top of the WinRAR window. Click OK and your ZIP file will be saved in your destination folder!
Do I need to buy WinZip?
Although there is no charge to download the evaluation version of WinZip, WinZip is not free software. Anyone may download the evaluation version of WinZip from the WinZip web site. If you would like to continue to use WinZip beyond the evaluation period, you will need to purchase a WinZip license.