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How to open and extract winzip file?

  1. To select the winzip file, you have two options:
    It will start the file extraction and list the contents of the winzip file once complete.

  2. Click the green "Save" button on the individual files to save to your local drive.
  3. OPTIONAL: Click blue "Preview" button to open directly in the browser. This option only available for some file types.
    Click here to save file to local drive. Some files can be previewed in browser.

How do I save all files into a folder?

Some newer browsers allow the saving of multiple files & folders into a designated target folder in one go. If you wish to extract all files in the WINZIP archive and maintain existing folder structure, follow the steps the below:
  1. Click on "Save All". If the button is disabled, it means your browser does not support this feature or it is not enabled.

    In Chrome, you can enable it by toggling following setting:
    chrome://flags/#native-file-system-api
    (copy/paste it into your browser address bar)


    Click here to select output folder

  2. Select an empty folder where you wish to extract the files. Please note: If you already have files with the same name, ezyZip WILL OVERWRITE THEM.
  3. After you have selected the folder, the browser will ask for permission to access it. Click on "View files" followed by "Save changes".
  4. It will then commence saving files and subfolders into the target you specified
    Saving files. Please wait...

How do I list all files in WINZIP file?

If you want to see what's inside the WINZIP archive without having to extract all the files first, follow the steps below:
  1. Open the WINZIP file, as per instructions above. It will initially list the contents of the WINZIP hierarchically, sorted by folders.
  2. Click on "List all files" to see the entire list of files inside the WINZIP archive.

    List of all files inside winzip file
  3. Click on "List by folder" to go back to folder view.

    winzip: List by folder

How do I extract winzip files in Dropbox?

  1. Click on the Dropbox logo () in the winzip file selector button.

    Select from Dropbox
  2. The Dropbox file chooser will appear. You will need to authorise access to ezyZip the first time.
  3. Once you have selected the winzip file, it will download it to your browser and show the contents.
  4. To save files to Dropbox, click on "Dropbox" dropdown under the "Save" or "Save All" buttons. You will need to authorise Dropbox for ezyZip the first time you do it.

    Files will be saved in /Apps/ezyZip folder.

    Dropbox: Save

What operating system and browser does ezyZip support?

ezyZip supports any OS that can run a modern browser. We have tested it to work with Windows, MacOS, Linux (e.g. Ubuntu, Mint, Debian), Android, ChromeOS (Chromebook), iOS (iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch).

Ensure you are using the latest version of one of the popular browsers or their variants. (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera).

Please let us know via the feedback form if you have any issues.

What is ezyZip?

ezyZip is a free online utility for opening and extracting winzip files online in your browser. It supports a myriad of other file formats and conversions.

Unlike other online archive extraction utilities, ezyZip DOES NOT have file size restrictions or require you to upload / download files to a server. It runs locally as a browser app, thus making it much quicker than other online file extractors. This also ensures your privacy will be protected as no file data will leave your browser.

What is a WinZip file?

WinZip is a popular archiving program for compressing and decompressing archive files. It supports most major compression formats.

ezyZip will allow you to open most archives created with WinZip.