Archive for November 17th, 2015

by Tom Nelson

Question: I’ve always used a third-party app on my PC to zip files before I send them off to friends, or upload them to my web site. How do I do this on my new Mac?


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Answer: There are a number of free and low-cost third-party compression apps available for the Mac. The Mac OS also comes with its own built-in compression system that can zip and unzip files.

This built-in system is fairly basic, which is why so many third-party apps are also available. A quick look at the Mac App Store revealed over 50 apps for zipping and unzipping files.

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