How to Zip Files

How to Zip Files

How to Zip a File


  1. Select the file you want to Zip with the left mouse button click
  2. Right click > Send To > Compressed (zipped) folder
  3. Name the Zip File


  1. Locate the items to zip in the Mac Finder (file system)
  2. Right-click on a file, folder, or files you want to zip.
  3. Select “Compress Items”
  4. Find the newly created . zip archive in the same directory.

How to Zip Multiple Files Together

Step 1: Select the files you want to zip
Step 2: Right click > send to > compressed (zipped) folder

Step 3: It may take a moment to create, and then your zip folder should appear
NOTE: if you are uploading via the upload page we can only accept one source file per zipped folder.

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