7-Zip

7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.

Download 7-Zip 24.06 (2024-06-26) for Windows x64 (64-bit):

Link Type Windows Size
Download .exe 64-bit x64 1.6 MB

Download 7-Zip 24.05 for another Windows platforms (32-bit x86 or ARM64):

Link Type Windows Size
Download .exe 32-bit x86 1.3 MB
Download .exe 64-bit ARM64 1.5 MB

License

7-Zip is free software with open source. The most of the code is under the GNU LGPL license. Some parts of the code are under the BSD 3-clause License. Also there is unRAR license restriction for some parts of the code. Read 7-Zip License information.

You can use 7-Zip on any computer, including a computer in a commercial organization. You don't need to register or pay for 7-Zip.

The main features of 7-Zip

  • High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA and LZMA2 compression
  • Supported formats:
    • Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM
    • Unpacking only: APFS, AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VHDX, VMDK, XAR and Z.
  • For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
  • Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
  • Self-extracting capability for 7z format
  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Powerful File Manager
  • Powerful command line version
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Localizations for 87 languages

7-Zip works in Windows 11 / 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP / 2022 / 2019 / 2016 / 2012 / 2008 / 2003 / 2000.

On 7-Zip's SourceForge Page you can find a forum, bug reports, and feature request systems.

7-Zip 24.06 2024-05-26
7-Zip 24.06

7-Zip 24.05 2024-05-14
7-Zip 24.05

7-Zip 24.04 2024-04-05
7-Zip 24.04 beta

7-Zip 23.01 2023-06-20
7-Zip 23.01

7-Zip ChangeLog
History of 7-zip changes

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