Free Compression and Encryption Software

UnzipLite is a free compression and encryption software program.

You can create and open zip, rar, tar gzip and 7zip files!

Download Unziplite now completely free!

Features – what can UnzipLite do?

  • Uncompress and Extracting

    UnzipLite can open ZIP files and it can also open RAR files. The following file types can be uncompressed (or extracted): ZIP, RAR ,ARJ, BZIP2, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DEB, DMG, FAT, GZIP, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, TAR, UDF, VHD, WIM, XAR, XZ, 7z and Z. It also has the ability to create self-extracting files in the 7z fomat.

  • Compression and archive

    Use Unziplite to Compress, pack and archive file with UnzipLite’s powerful compression. 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM files can be created.

  • Encryption

    With UnzipLite you can use the strong AES-256 encryption process for 7z and ZIP formats, all whilst still performing compression on your files.

  • Free and Open source utility

    UnzipLite is free and open source based on the 7-Zip project. We benefit from community driven development.

  • Multilingual

    Can be used in English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian, Dutch, and Japanese. A total of 79 languages.

Installing UnzipLite

Clicking the download button begins your installation of UnzipLite.
You may be offered to install the File Association Manager. For more information click here.
You may be offered to install the Yahoo Toolbar.


  • Testimonials

    UnzipLite is a great free utility app. Works on all the major compression formats so you can open rar and zip files and it runs quick! Great free alternative to winzip, 7-zip and winrar.

    , London — United Kingdom

    A very good piece of software for creating zip files and opening them. The 7z format is really powerful too. It also can be used to unpack files like rar, gzip and tar.

    , New York — USA

  • News

    19 August 2014
    UnzipLite Version 0.7 – Minor bug fixes and security patches

    13 June 2014
    UnzipLite Version 0.6 – Bug fixes & Performance enhancements

    23 January 2013
    UnzipLite Version 0.5 – Extraction bug problems resolved

    8 October 2012
    UnzipLite Version 0.3 Minor tweaks and bug fixes. AUG Source Code.

  • Development

    Current Version: 0.7 — Minor bug fixes and security patches

    August 19th 2014

    Previous Version: 0.6 — Bug fixes & Performance enhancements

    June 13th 2014

    Previous Version: 0.5 — Extraction bug problems resolved with Version 0.4

    January 23rd 2013

    Source Code — Current Release, based on the 7zip project.