A zi file extension is related to the WinZIP and used for its compressed data archives.

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Software that works with zi file extension

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ZI file extension - Renamed ZIP file

What is zi file? How to open zi files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The zi  file extension is associated with the WinZIP a compression tool for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X operating systems.

The zi file stores compressed data with WinZIP, or other compression tools with ZIP support.

The zi file extension is occasionally used for renamed ZIP files.

The default software associated to zi file type:

WinZip icon

WinZip Computing, S.L. logo WinZip  Microsoft Windows software

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.

WinZip Mac Edition icon

WinZip Computing, S.L. logo WinZip Mac Edition  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  WinZip Computing, S.L.

WinZip Mac Edition is compression utility used to create and extract ZIP archives specifically designed for Mac OS X. WinZip for Mac also supports other archive formats such as  BZ2, RAR, BZIP, WavPack etc..

Help how to open ZI files:

Use WinZip to view content of *.zi files.

How to convert file with extension ZI:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert archives and compressed files

Find conversions from zi file:

zi to pzip

zi to zip

List of software applications associated to the .zi 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 zi file, edit zi file, convert zi file, view zi file, play zi file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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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 zi files.

  • Open zi file
  • Create zi file
  • Extract zi file

Software that open zi file - Renamed ZIP file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open zi file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with zi file by default:
WinZip small icon WinZip
Other suggested software:
7-zip small icon 7-zip
WinRAR small icon WinRAR

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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