About IP*Works! Zip C++ Edition

Add zipping and compression to your applications.

IP*Works! Zip is an easy, fast, and effective, suite of compression components for web or desktop applications. IP*Works! Zip supports the Zip, Tar, Gzip and Jar compression standards, and features support for streaming, passwords, file deletion within an archive, and more.

IP*Works! Zip C/C++ Edition - Windows
The C++ Editions for Windows include native C++ classes packaged in a 32-bit Window dll. The version of choice for native Windows C++ development.

IP*Works! Zip C++ Edition - macOS
A native Cocoa framework for building high performance macOS applications with fast connectivity capabilities.

IP*Works! Zip C/C++ Edition - Unix/Linux
The Unix editions consists of C/C++ libraries that can be compiled against many Unix flavors, including but not limited to Linux, Solaris, AIX, FreeBSD, etc.

IP*Works! Zip C/C++ Edition - iOS
Native C++ / Cocoa frameworks for building high performance iOS applications.

IP*Works! Zip Features

  • Streaming support during file compression/decompression.
  • Delete individual files within and archive without decompressing the entire file.
  • Zip file password encryption.
  • Support for the Open XML Packaging format used in Office.
  • List the contents of Zip files without having to decompress.
  • Configurable compression level and performance optimization based on either speed or compression ratio.
  • Easily compress or decompress entire directories and their contents.
  • Fast, robust, and reliable, the components consume a minimum of resources.
  • PKZip-compatible Zip compressor for creating self-extracting archives for native Windows platforms (.NET Editions Only).
  • 128-bit, 192-bit, and 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) encryption.
  • Zip64 Archives support - 4GB+ zip files with virtually unlimited number of included files.
  • Native development components for all supported platforms and component technologies.
  • A complete unified framework with a common easy-to-learn object model and simplified interfaces allowing you to be more productive.
  • Rigorously tested, rock solid components that have undergone hundreds of thousands of hours of testing both internally and externally through customer installations.
  • Detailed reference documentation, hundreds of sample applications, fully-indexed help files, and an extensive online knowledge base.
  • Backed by multi-tier professional support, including free email support and enterprise-level paid support.
  • Licensed by the US Government for export (ECCN classification)