How to extract / open zip file on iPhone and iPad – iOS 8

Recent iOS 8, Apple can’t give option for open zip file without any apps directly in your iPhone and iPad. But we can manage using the very useful and popular app for extracting zip file coming through Bluetooth, email, Airdrop, IP messenger and browser. To see content from zip file in iOS device, it should be very difficult but you can do it, without extracting full file in your iOS device. So it gives batter solution on how to consume space in your device.

Why we have to use Zip file extractor? Zip file compress your data from any format using compression algorithm and decompress also.

Useful: Enable Ask Before Deleting in your iPhone, iPad.

Follow the below guide for Extract/ Open zip file on iPhone and iPad

Millions of iOS users are using this way to extract/ Open zip file on iPhone and iPad.  You can also follow the same to get archive file in your iOS device.

At first you need WinZip for iOS, iPhone and iPad. Download it from iTunes, Compatible with iOS 7 or later with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

if you know, WinZip is very most powerful and known program over windows, Mac and now in iOS also. So believe it’s functional, without any fear and make secure all the time.

You can also make password protected files and folder for security purpose or able to open zip file on iPhone as a password protected.

Way to use and access zip file in iPhone and iPad: iOS 8/ iOS 7

At first install WinZip in iPhone install successfully. Now you are able to open it directly.

Whenever, Zip file comes in your iOS device from any medium. One extra option must be available on your screen from that zip file extension, Like “Open in WinZip”.Tap on open file to access files under the zip file - Open zip file on iPhone

Tap on it, as a result you will find list of all the files located there. Next save it where you want by tapping on file.Open any file in iPhone app and save it in storage

Else, you can also access file depending on the file format like image, video, Keynote, Presentation, Power point slide, Word doc file, Media file, Number spread sheet etc. given in below image.

Edit file from access it in WinZip app in iOS device

You can share on social media or upload this file over Drop box, Google Drive, and one Drive directly from this app.

Share file directly from WinZip app in iOS device

Under this app you can also see the list of all the zip files in a row for easy access and find.Manage and see list of the entire zip files in your iPhone and iPad

So from the above advance point we can say WinZip for iOS is the best way to Unzip or open zip file on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Don’t miss to share your review on how like this tips for your iPhone, iPad and iPhone touch running on iOS 8, iOS 7 or before.