Information about the .zip (zip) file type

This is one of three possibilities that we have on file for the .zip file extension, follow this link to view all three possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .zip (zip) file type.

.zip
Other (non-pkzip) compressed file or archive.

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .zip files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .zip. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.