Z18 file extension - Split Multi-volume ZIP compressed file archive (part 19)
What is z18 file? How to open z18 files?
File type specification:
z18 file icon:
The Z18 file extension is associated with WinZIP. Its one part of a multi-volume compressed ZIP archive.
ZIP is the native format of WinZip archiver. In WinZIP you can split a huge archive to a few smaller files, which are called parts.
WinZip uses this split file sequence for multi-volume archives:
- .zip or exe (SFX) for first volume
- .z01, z02, z03 ....etc. for any additional volumes
WinZip, the original and most popular compression utility for Windows, is a powerful and easy-to-use tool that quickly zips and unzips your files to conserve disk space and greatly reduce e-mail transmission time.
The new WinZip offers powerful new compression technology that creates even smaller Zip files. And the new Explorer-style view makes working with complex, multi- folder Zip files a snap
WinZip Pro includes the WinZip Job Wizard, a powerful tool that offers predefined data backup jobs, the ability to customize and schedule zipping tasks, and FTP- upload functionality. And with WinZip Pro, you can zip and burn directly on CDs/DVDs!
In order to unpack the multi-volume ZIP archive, you need to place ALL of the split parts in the same directory and start extraction of the first volume. The program will automatically use all of the parts to extract the content of the archive.
The default software associated to z18 file type:
Company or developer:
WinZip Computing, S.L.
WinZip is very popular file archiver for Microsoft Windows.
The first release of WinZip was in 1991. WinZip supports ZIP, ARJ, ARC, LHA, BZ2 and RAR archive formats. ZIP archives can be encrypted by the 128- and 256-bit key AES encryption.
The developer of WinZip was acquired by Corel in 2006. In 2010 was released the first version of WinZip for Mac OS X. WinZip is distributed as shareware.
List of software applications associated to the .z18 file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open z18 file, edit z18 file, convert z18 file, view z18 file, play z18 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the z18 files.
- Open z18 file
- Create z18 file
- Extract z18 file