Easy unzipper program

  kimtrnc 21:35 25 Mar 2011
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Any suggestions, please - preferably useable in either XP or 7.
Thanks

  rdave13 21:36 25 Mar 2011
  Nontek 22:36 25 Mar 2011

Ditto rdave13, 7-zip is excellent.

  cocteau48 22:58 25 Mar 2011
  kimtrnc 06:26 26 Mar 2011

Thanks guys -you all seem to agree that 7-Zip is the answer. I have downloaded it. But what I am trying to do is unzip a program called XP_CD-DVD-Fix.exe, as my disk drive, which has been perfectly good for a long, long time, has just stopped working.
But I can't get this file to unzip whichever unzipper I try to use. I suspect there is something major wrong with my system, as even the new external DVD/CD drive I bought won't work.
I should also say that I am trying to go back to XP, as I really hate 7. At the moment I am dualbooting, until I have transferred all my programs into XP. Unfortunately, I can't do this without the disk drive!

  kimtrnc 06:29 26 Mar 2011

And just to really make my day - my A3 printer ahs given up the ghost too! Someone somewhere has it in-fa-my!!

  octal 07:36 26 Mar 2011

I can't work out why you can't unzip it, I have just tried downloading it from this site and unzipped it without any problem click here

I notice it is a very small program of only 28KB.

Sorry to hear about the problems you are having, computers, what else would we be doing if we didn't have them to talk about?

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