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WinZip 12.1 will install and work on either a 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows 7 and is basically compatible with it. WinZip 12.1 does not take advantage of any of the new features available in Windows 7 and does have a couple of minor issues.
WinZip 12.1 issues particular to Windows 7 are:
- If more than 16 items have been highlighted the WinZip context menu will not be available.
- The WinZip context menu does not work with libraries.
WinZip versions earlier than WinZip 12.1 have not been tested with and are not recommended to be used with Windows 7.
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