ZIP files are great, but creating them doesn’t always work as well as we’d like. Here we’ll show you how to create a zip file that actually saves you space.
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If you have files you don’t want nosy eyes to see on your Mac, this tutorial shows how to hide files (zip archive) inside another file (image). Users only see the image file and not the zip archive.
Mac has an inbuilt feature for you to create and extract archives. Use this guide to learn how to create and extract archives on Mac.
There is more to archives than just the humble .zip. Chek out the various Linux’s archiving and compression commands and how to make proper use of them.
You don’t necessarily need an application to unzip files in your computer. For those zip format that your computer doesn’t support, you can easily use an online tool to unzip it. Here are some of the best online tools to unzip files and decompress archives.
Compressing your files can help you save space and free up the miscellaneous space for other uses. Here is how you can quickly compress files in Mac.
File management in iOS is a tedious task, let alone unzipping and zipping of a file. iZip solves that by easily allowing you to unzip and zip files, right within the app.
There are plenty of graphical solution for dealing with archives (or zipped files) in Linux, but none of them beats the command line for the speed and versatility. The only bad thing about it is that there are so many different types of archives, each with its own specific syntax and properties and it can […]
Are you tired of WinRAR or Winzip pestering you to register? Well, 7-zip is a great completely free alternative that is just as powerful as either of these compression applications.
If you are using the latest Gmail app on your Android phone, you will know that it comes with one limitation: it doesn’t allow you to download and view zip attachment. For emails with any other form of attachment, such as image files, word documents etc, you can easily view/save them to your phone. However, […]
If you’re a heavy Firefox user like me and love to search for things utilizing Google, other search engines and photo sites then you’re going to find great use for PageZipper within your Firefox arsenal. This extension allows you to automatically load the following page within a search window without having to click on the […]
A couple of days back, while I was searching for some nice wallpapers for my desktop, I came across this neat collection bundled in a rar archive. The collection had all sorts of nice wallpapers for different sized desktops and was exactly what I wanted. The only problem was that the file was about 100 MB […]