Do you need to group and compress some of your files in a ZIP archive but would you like to avoid using complicated commercial software, especially if with a foreign language interface? Well, I don't see the problem: try the resources that I am about to propose to you in this tutorial and you will see that, in the end, you will be happy and satisfied.
In the following lines, in fact, you will find a bunch of free zipping programs in Italian that you can take advantage of to meet your needs. They are all extremely simple to use and work on both Windows and macOS. In short, what more do you want?
And if you need to compress your files even on the move, you can rely on one of the applications specifically used for the purpose that I have reported to you in the final part of this guide. Then? May I know what are you still standing there? Let's ban the chatter and immediately start getting busy. Happy reading and good work!
Programs to Zip in Italian for Free
Looking for gods free zipping programs in Italian to Windows and / or for MacOS? No sooner said than done! Right below, you will find those that, in my humble opinion, represent the best in the category: put them to the test immediately and you will see that you will not regret it!
Windows Compressed Archive Manager
If you are using a Windows, you can first make use of the compressed archive manager available “standard” in the Microsoft operating system and which allows not only to create ZIP files, but also to extract them. To use it, therefore, you don't have to download and install absolutely anything on your PC.
To use it, select the file, set of files or folder you want to compress, right click on one of the selected items, choose the options Send to e Compressed folder from the context menu and that's it.
Once the procedure is complete, a ZIP archive will be created in the same location as the source items. If you want, you can change the default name (which is that of the first compressed file inside it) by typing what you prefer in the appropriate field under the icon of the archive which is highlighted immediately after the creation of the latter.
MacOS Compressed Archive Manager
Similar to Windows, too MacOS integrates a compressed archive manager, Named Compression Utility, which can be used without having to download and install anything on the computer. It is very easy to use and, as well as allowing you to create compressed files, it allows you to decompress existing ones.
To use it, select the file, set of files or folder you want to compress, right click on any of the selected items and choose the option Compress [file or folder name] (if you have selected a single file or a single folder) or that Collapse N items (if you have selected multiple items) from the context menu.
A ZIP archive will be generated in the same location as the source items. If you deem it appropriate, you can change the default name that is assigned to the archive (which is that of the file or folder you have selected or archive, in case you have chosen to compress multiple elements) by selecting the ZIP file, pressing the key Submit on the keyboard and typing what you prefer in the appropriate field under the archive icon.
If you want to manage the settings related to the operation of the compression tool, you can do so by calling Compression Utility means Spotlight o Siriby clicking on the item Compression Utility located in the upper left part of the menu bar, by selecting the wording Pref Renze and intervening on the options present in the window that appears on the desktop.
Now let's move on to third-party resources, and more specifically to 7-Zip. It is a program compatible only with Windows, it is at no cost and is indicated by many parts as one of the best free zipping programs in Italian. In spite of a perhaps excessively minimalist user interface, it includes a number of functions that leave it with few features to envy to other commercial programs in the sector. It supports all major compressed archive formats (ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DEB, DMG, FAT etc.) also allowing you to create new ones in 7Z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM formats.
To download it to your PC, connect to the program's website and click on the link Download that you find at the top, at the Windows version you are using (a 64 bit or 32 bit). When the download is complete, open the file .exe obtained, click the button Si in the window you see on the desktop and then on the buttons install e Close.
At this point, you can take advantage of the program to compress your files. So, call the program from the Start menu and, in the window you see appear on the desktop, reach the path where the elements you want to compress are located, select them and press the button Add (top left).
Using the additional window that opens, select the format zip from the menu Archive format, indicate the name you want to assign to the compressed archive you are about to generate via the field at the top and press the button [...] to choose the output location. Adjust, if you want, the other compression settings using the menus below (Compression level, Compression method etc.) and, finally, presses the button OK.
In addition to what I have just indicated, you can create ZIP archives starting from your files by selecting them, right clicking on them, choosing the option 7-Zip from the context menu and selecting one of the available compression options (eg. Aggiungi all'archivio, Compress and email etc.).
ZipGenius is another of the most popular free zipping programs available for Windows. It is a totally free made in Italy product, includes a series of advanced functions that bring it to the same level as many commercial solutions and supports over 20 different types of compressed archives.
To download it to your computer, visit the program's website and press the button Download Zipgenius placed in the center. In the new page that opens, then click on the button Download ZipGenius Std.
When the download is complete, open the file .exe ottenuto and click on your button Si in the window that opens on the desktop. Then click on the button OK, select the voice I accept the terms of the license agreement and click to lock your button forward per quattro volte consecutive and su quello Install. Finally, press the button once again forward and on that end.
Now that you see the main window of the software, click on the button New at the top, type the name you want to assign to the compressed archive you are about to generate, make sure that in the drop-down menu File type (below) the option is set Files ZIP (otherwise you set it yourself) and click the button Crea. Next, select the files you want to include in the archive, adjust the other options available via the tabs at the top and click on the button Proceed to finalize the operation.
You can also create ZIP archives starting from your files by selecting them, right clicking on them, choosing the option ZipGenius from the context menu and choosing one of the available compression options (eg. Create archive with options, Add to a ZIP archive etc.).
iZip Archiver (macOS)
If you are using macOS and the manager for "stock" compressed archives has not satisfied you, you can consider using iZip Archiver: it is a free application, downloadable directly from the Mac App Store and very easy to use, which allows you to both create and extract compressed archives on Mac
To use it, visit the relevant section of the Mac App Store Online, click here See in the Mac App Store and, in the "real" window of Mac App Store that opens on the desk, presses the button Ottieni / Installa. If necessary, authorize the download by typing your Apple account password or using Touch ID (if you have a Mac equipped with this component).
Once the download and installation procedure is complete, open the application by calling it from the Launchpad (or via Spotlight, Siri or, again, looking for it in the folder Applications), then click on the button Create Archive in the pop-up window. Then press on the button Specify name to start the creation of a new archive and indicate the name that you intend to assign to it and the location in which you prefer to save it. Finally, hit the button Create.
At this point, if you want to create an archive with a very high degree of compression, check the option Extra compression and click sul pulsating Next, then click on the button [+] located at the bottom right, select files and / or folders you want to compress and press the button Next for another three times in a row. And voila!
Another good macOS program you can use for creating compressed archives is Keka. ZIP file apart, it allows you to create and manage the opening of numerous compressed archive formats (RAR, CAB, GZIP etc.). It is free but, it seems fair to point it out, it is eventually available in a paid variant (which costs 3,49 euros) which can be purchased from the Mac App Store to support and reward the work of developers.
To download the free version of Keka on your Mac, connect to the application website and press the button Download vx.x.xx. Once the download is complete, open the package .dmg obtained and move theKeka icon in the folder Applications of macOS. Next, right click on it and select the item apri from the context menu, in order to open the program, however, going around the limitations that Apple imposes on applications from non-certified developers (an operation that must be performed only at the first start).
Once the application window is displayed on the desktop, adjust the settings related to the creation of compressed archives in ZIP format (make sure, however, that the format is selected in the drop-down menu at the top right zip, in fact, otherwise you will provide), then drag the files or folders you want to compress into the displayed window, corresponding to the item Release here to compress, and wait for the ZIP file to be generated.
By default, the compressed archive will be saved in the same location as the source file or folder and with the same name. To change this behavior and adjust other settings, click on the item Keka> Preferences in the program menu bar (top left) and change the options available on the screen based on your preferences and needs.
App for Zipper in Italiano Free
And what about the mobile side? What are the best tools for zipping free and Italian files? Well, what questions ... the ones I have indicated below: it is app available for both Android that for iOS that allow you to do just that. Try them now and I'm sure they won't disappoint you!
- ZArchiver (Android) - free application for Android devices that allows you to open ZIP archives and those in many other compressed formats (eg. RAR, RAR5, 7Z, ZIP, BZIP2, GZIP, XZ, ISO, TAR, ARJ, CAB etc.) . It is eventually available in a paid variant (which costs 1,60 euros) useful to support its future development.
- ALZip (Android) - free app for Android devices only for managing compressed archives. It allows you to create archives in ZIP, EGG and ALZ format and supports ZIP, RAR, 7Z, EGG, ALZ, TAR, TBZ, TBZ2, TGZ, LZH, JAR, GZ, BZ, BZ2 and LHA files (including those protected by password and multi-volume ones).
- Unzip tool (iOS) - free and specific application for iOS thanks to which it is possible to create and open ZIP files and compressed archives in various other formats. It also supports Dropbox connection and Wi-Fi file transfer.
- Documents by Readdle (iOS) - it is not really an app to decompress ZIP archives but a file manager for iPhone and iPad, which, however, among the various functions offered, also integrates one that can open and create ZIP archives in a simple and fast. Obviously it's free, otherwise I wouldn't tell you about it in this guide.