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Are zipped files smaller than unzipped files?

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Usually; however some file formats (jpg and mp3 are good examples) are already compressed and zipping them will not generally compress the file much further.
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How do you unzip a file?

You should have software to unzip your data (one version is thelongtime utility WinZip). You can get this software free on theinternet. Download one of them and install it fir

How can you open a file if you do not know how to unzip it?

this is the quickest way and the easiest way to unzip just follow these: press right click the point the arrow to send to and then click the Compressed zipped (folder)

What do you do after you unzip a file?

  Read it.   If you click on the unzipped file it should start up the appropriate software to read it. But in some cases you may not have the software required.

How do you unzip a file without a password?

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How do you unzip files at ftp server?

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol, and it doesn't have any commands for working with zip files. You need ssh access to the server where the files are housed, or you have t

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Depends on the file type, some, especially downloaded files and executables (.EXE and .COM) files are already compressed, so therefore won't be smaller when you zip them. You

How do you unzip files and folders?

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What is a good program to unzip files?

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