WinZip? 17.5 is a new version of the world’s most trusted compression software that connects directly to Box, SkyDrive?, Dropbox, Google Drive?, CloudMe?, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn?. With over one billion downloads, WinZip is the world leader when managing large files. Unzip any compressed file type, zip files into smaller sizes for faster emailing and password-protect information with banking-level AES encryption. WinZip 17.5 packs more file-management power: Convert Microsoft Office documents to PDF and add custom watermarks to images and PDFs to deter unauthorized copying. WinZip 17.5 also introduces new file-sharing abilities so you can zip and protect your files anywhere. Connect directly to your cloud services, including Box, SkyDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive and CloudMe to zip before you upload, open Zip files saved in the cloud, or select files from the cloud to zip and share. Use ZipShare? to share any type of file to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn or keep everyone in the loop by posting content to all three networks at once. Zip files are perfect for sharing because they transfer faster and save on bandwidth. Sharing albums is a snap when you resize photos to more convenient sharing sizes as you zip. Use ZipSend? to send oversized files or entire folders using your own email. ZipSend automatically zips and uploads your files to the cloud, then adds a link to the files in your email message. Backing up your work is fast and painless with WinZip Pro. Apply WinZip Pro's preset backup jobs or create your own with the easy-to-use wizard. You can also burn your backup data to CD/DVD/Blu-ray, copy it to a network drive, email it off site, or upload it to a server using the built-in FTP client. Bringing together new file-sharing tools with the compression you know and trust, WinZip 17.5 is the worry-free way to share and store your files – anywhere.