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Synaptek Software Announces Availability of
ZipWiz 2000 v4.0

  Synaptek's  ZipWiz 4.0 brings new capabilities to Zip management tools.

Mississauga, Ontario,  (Aug 9 2000) -- Synaptek Software today announced the immediate availability of ZipWiz 2000.  ZipWiz provides Windows95/98/NT/2000 users with innovative new tools to create and manage Zip archives.  Synaptek's FlashX, FlashHelp and SnapView technologies bring a new level of interactivity to archive management.  Users can download a free, fully functional evaluation copy from Synaptek's Web site (  

"Synaptek Software has never been satisfied with the status quo, therefore in ZipWiz v4 we have again raised the bar on interface design and ease of use.  Our new SnapView preview technology provides users with high-speed previewing capabilities without ever extracting files from their archives.  While our FlashX and FlashHelp technologies bring Macromedia Flash capabilities directly into the user interface, providing a truly animated computing experienceĒ, said Kevin Willows, marketing director for Synaptek Software.  ďAll this along with over 20 significant new features including slideshow capabilities, full shell integration and browser support make ZipWiz a must have for the Internet community.Ē

New Features of ZipWiz 2000:

         New simplified Install / Uninstall

         Full shell integration for Win95/98/NT/2000

         FlashHelp assistant.

         Desktop and Start Menu shortcuts.

         Animated progress reports with time remaining.

         Desktop Zip Views

         Dockable Desktop Zip Favorites Panel.

         Quick panel access from Zip Tray Tool.

         Right button (non default) drag and drop support.

         Tip of the Day.

         FlashX updated Control Panel.

         Virus Scanner support.

         Internet Browser support.

         Drag and Drop to Trash bin.

         Drag and Drop to Zip Favorites.

         IntelliZip updates from Context menu.

         "Restore" and "Restore a Copy" commands.

         Hover Hints display Zip file and Archived file home folders.

         Private key registration technology.

           and more...

 Pricing and Availability

ZipWiz 2000 v4.0 is available directly from Synaptek Software for $29.95 U.S.  Fully functional evaluation copies are available for free download on the Internet at

About Synaptek Software

Founded in 1994 Synaptek Software develops Next Generation software technologies for the PC platform.

FlashX, FlashHelp, ZipWiz, Zip Pro, Zip Wizard Pro, Zip Pro Navigator, IntelliZIP,  WEBShip are trademarks of Synaptek Software. All other trademarks are property of their respective companies.

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