Set up your personal cloud for secure file access

With ZipDrive installed on your computers, you can set up your own personal cloud without moving your data to any third party cloud or changing your IT infrastructure. Browse, stream, edit and share your files, videos, photos and music from anywhere. The files located on the computers appear as is, with all its file-folder structure intact.

Why ZipDrive?

Turn your computer into a private cloud with minimal setup and stream your files from anywhere.

Easy setup

Just install and run the ZipDrive application on your computer to turn it into your own private cloud.

Controlled access

You have the option to enable your entire computer, or just selective drives / folders for access via ZipDrive.

Access via web

Add computers to your account and stream all your documents, music, videos, images and zipped folders, from any web browser.

Access via mobile device

With the ZipDrive apps installed on your mobile devices, connect to any online computer from your phone, and browse your files.

Upload photos / videos via mobile

With the ZipDrive mobile apps, you can upload all the photos and videos from your iPhone / Android phones in one click.

Works on multiple platforms

ZipDrive works on PC, Mac, and Linux machines, as well as Android, iOS mobile phones

Secure access

All access sessions are secured with TLS v 1.2 to protect your data in transit.

Stream music, videos

Get secure access to your media collection, and stream music or video files directly from your computer, from anywhere.

Work with MS office files

With ZipDrive, you can open, edit and save Office files without leaving ZipDrive. Teams can co-edit files in real-time, while the files are automatically saved.

Share files / folders

You can share files or folders from your computer with anyone via a secure share link.

Access external / mapped drive

With ZipDrive, remotely access, edit, play, and share files from any mapped drive or an external hard drive connected to your computer. You can also upload files / folders to the drive.

Two-step verification

Once enabled, in addition to your password, you will need to enter a verification code, while signing in to your account, for additional security.

Who can use ZipDrive?

ZipDrive is ideal for anyone who needs a file access or file sharing solution, be it home users, professionals or small businesses.

  • Individuals who telecommute and need to browse files while on the go.
  • Professionals who need to stream files from their computers for a quick demo or presentation.
  • Users who need to transfer photos and videos from their mobile devices to their computers in one click.
  • Users who want to quickly navigate through their computer, copy / rename / delete files / folders and even share a particular file with others from anywhere.
  • Teams who wish to create as well as co-edit MS Office files in real-time, while the files get saved automatically.

Here's what the experts say:

A new feature is ZipDrive, which acts as a personal cloud service that turns your PC into a kind of server which allows you to access files on your other devices via the web. It's not something that will be for everyone, but if you want to move files around or share your creations with friends and family around the world, then it's a nice option to have. - Martyn Casserly
This handy service turns your PC into a secure file server for photos, music, movies and more. - Rick Broida
ZipDrive looks to offer cloud storage with some security bonuses. - Anthony Spadafora
Robust web access and file sharing options are among the highlights of using ZipDrive - MacLife June 2021