Shetab Mount Zip Library is a software tool that mounts zip files for your application just like normal folder at run-time. Your application can perform all read-only operations on files and folder with all components and API or tools that you already use. It is 100% transparent for your application. Shetab Mount Zip Library creates a layer in Windows Kernel mode and doesn't need any driver installation or administrator privilege. Your application will not know that the working folder is zip file. Zip file is very portable and standard today, famous product output such as Office Word 2007 (DOCX files) and Microsoft Excel (XLSX files) and Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 (PPTX files) is zip file too, you can rename them to zip file and extract them. With Shetab Mount Zip Library you don?t need to extract the content of your product, it maps zip files and its contents to normal files into your process without extracting it to disk and your application will see it as normal file system and will not know about the existence of zip file Features Shetab Mount Zip Library support latest standard of zip archive such Zip64, AES encryption, Unicode filenames. Additional it Case Study Read following scenario to more understand what Shetab Mount Zip Library can do for you: Scenario 1 Your application contains one exe file and many other data files and folders around it. In this case you can simply compress all of your data to zip format and at start of your application call Shetab Mount Zip Library to simulate it as normal files and folders. Scenario 2 Your software is autorun builder software, it gets images, flash, sound, movie, and html and so on, in this case how your software generates output? With Shetab Mount Zip Library you can add your generated folder into a zip file at runtime and you can create single exe file of it. With just calling following sequence your application will run normaly in single exe file: ShetabPacker.AddZip(); ShetabPacker.Mount();