About IP*Works! Zip .NET Edition

Fully-managed .NET compression components based on a 100% C# codebase, with no dependencies on outside native code.

/n software IP*Works! Zip is an easy, fast, and effective, suite of compression components for web or desktop applications. /n software 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. Currently available as fully-managed 100% C# .NET components, or pure Java beans.

/n software IP*Works! Zip allows developers to easily integrate compression and decompression functionality into web and desktop applications using popular file and data compression standards including Zip, Tar, Gzip and Jar standards for compression. All /n software IP*Works! Zip components have been built from the ground up entirely in native .NET and Java code, combining exceptional speed, excellent data compression, and extreme portability across platforms.

  • The components are very easy to use, with a uniform, intuitive, and extensible design
  • Fast, robust, and reliable, the components consume a minimum of resources
  • Fully documented, with easy to use, fully indexed help files integrated in the IDE
  • Extensive web and desktop demo applications
  • Fully-managed 100% C# .NET components, or pure Java beans with no external dependencies

Major Features:

  • Compress files to Zip, Tar, Gzip and Jar file formats
  • Streaming support during file compression/decompression
  • Configurable compression level and performance optimization for speed or compression ratio
  • Delete individual files within and archive without decompressing the entire file
  • Zip file password encryption
  • Control file path information during compression/decompression
  • List the contents of Zip files without having to decompress
  • Easily compress or decompress entire directories