Run the disk cleanup wizard. The wizard can be found from start menu Start>Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Disk Cleanup Run the wizard and select the drive u want to cleanup If there are compressed old files in ur system, they can be removed at the end of the wizard.
Compress old files means that some files the windows system thinks you havnt accessed for a while (such as files in 'program files' or 'WINDOWS') gets compressed. this will not move the files to a 'zip' or '7zip' files. itll just be compressed in the folder it was in!!!!!!
On the hard drive with uncompressed files.
it might increase the speed of the computer by a little. It is hardly noticable, but you would want to see what files are compressed.
Any folder location Text Colour is blue = Compressed file or folder
WinZip "unpacks" compressed files (.zip) and produces the original file or files that were compressed.
keep your files in compressed folders or try to remove unnecessary contents
Each disk of your computer has its own compressed old files, which are stored in some portion of it and which gets accumulated day by day.For deleting them from your hard disks so as to free the space, u can use the disk cleanup application.
there is no need for deleteing the compressed file
files that contain large amounts of information are "zipped" (compressed).
Yes,there is a possiblity to rename a compressed folder
to extract compressed files you need winrar or another program then you can either with right click and select extract here or you can click over the compressed file and inside winrar select extract to... and select where you want the files
Most downloadable files on the internet are compressed so that they are smaller in size and therefore be downloaded quicker.
Compressed file means files with rar/zip extension .There are some reasons for compressing files. Compressed files can not be affected by virus. It can save disc space. You can use it if you want to back up some folders/files.
No, Raw files are larger and are not compressed.
Compressed files can save considerable amounts of hard drive space.
Compressed files are often named colloquially after the software used to consolidate them. Common names include Rars, and Winzips for these file archives.
Right-click > Send to > Compressed Folder 7-zip or WinRAR are programs to manipulate "archived" or "compressed" files.
To retrieve the files from a compressed file you will need to unzip it using programs like WinRaR, which extracts the files into a normal folder.
Files are compressed in order to save disk space on a hard drive.
WinZip extracts files compressed in .zip or .rar format.
When in any location of the desktop, click file/new/compressed zip folder, then simply drag all your files that you want compressed.