View Full Version : installing winzip 12.x

June 26th, 2009, 10:48 PM
Was wondering if anyone knew about using winzip especially since they introduced the .zipx format. I'm not keen on winzip in the first place but I'd like to be able to extract .zipx when I need to.

June 26th, 2009, 10:51 PM
You could try wine.

June 26th, 2009, 11:51 PM
You could try wine.

kind of what I was asking. Seeing if anyone had done so already.

October 30th, 2009, 05:38 AM
I assume, since no one has followed up, that this question still looms. What I had to do to solve this issue was install WinZip on my Winders XP virtual and put the stuff to be extracted into a folder accessible from the virtual.

I had no luck with Wine...

Hope this helps, but more I hope stupid software companies can stick to open standards and even more that stupid users will start using the free / better stuff like 7zip.