So friends now know what a zip file is and how you can unzip any zip file, so that you can also open your zip file. Please read this post to get the complete information about this post.
What is Zip File?
Zip file is used where you have to download many files like a file.
Zip files are used on the Internet in places where we have to download multiple files like a file.
One side advantage of this is that the size of this file is smaller than the size of the size of all the files inside. The way to reduce this size is also called compression.
By compressing we can send small file from internet.
Along with compressing the file, you can also password the Zip file to protect it.
The zip file has an extension .zip
Type of Zip Files
Create a Zip File
Let’s teach friends to make you a zip file. Follow the steps below to create a Zip file.
Select Files – Select any files and folders you want to create a Zip. Right Click – After selecting all files, right-click. Click on Send To and click on Compressed (Zipped) Folder.
This way you can create your own Zip file. Now your Zip file is created.
How to Unzip File?
Opening a zipped file is called unzip. After unzip the file, we get a folder. In which our zipped files come in different ways as usual.
Step 1: To unzip the file, right click on the file and click on Extract All.
Step 2: Now the computer will ask you the location of extracting the file, set the location and click on Extract.
People often zip files to save space on their computers, and many times they also do it to protect their files.