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Winzip problem

  1. #1


    Posts : 18
    Windows 8

    Winzip problem


    I got a soccer game that came in 21 winaip files. when I double click any of them the winzip program opes up but when I try to drag them over to it I get a message cant create or add to Tar, Cab,Rar You can unencode these and other archives by clicking uuncoded file in tools tab.I can't get the files into the Winzip window. Any help is appreciated, thank you

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    7zip


    I use 7zip.
    It works good.

    Download 7-Zip 9.22 Beta (64-bit) - FileHippo.com

    The link is for the 64 bit 7zip.

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  3. #3


    Posts : 18
    Windows 8


    I figured it out the first file was different and winzip opened it and the rest of them followed. Thanks for the help anyway.
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  4. #4


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by homer16 View Post
    I figured it out the first file was different and winzip opened it and the rest of them followed. Thanks for the help anyway.
    Glad you got it to work.
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