Zip and unzip files


  • To zip a file, open File Explorer from the taskbar. Right-click (or press and hold) the file you want to zip, and then select Send to > Compressed (zipped) folder.

    Zipping a file by selecting Compressed (zipped) folder


Open File Explorer and find the zipped folder.

  • To unzip the entire folder, right-click (or press and hold) it, select Extract All, and then follow the instructions.

  • To unzip a single file or folder, double-click the zipped folder to open it. Then, drag or copy the item from the zipped folder to a new location.