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Zip a File/Folder Using Webfiles

For Windows packages

Learn how to compress specific files or folders into a single zip file using Webfiles.

To zip a file or folder, please follow the instructions below.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
Click the Webfiles link from the Hosting > Access panel.

Webfiles
Webfiles
Step 3
Click Launch.
Webfiles launch window
Webfiles launch window
Step 4
Select one or more files or folders within Webfiles that you would like to zip up. To select more than one file, use hold the Ctrl button (or Command button for a Mac) on your keyboard while clicking with your mouse.
Webfiles home page
Webfiles home page
Step 5
Select Zip... from the Edit menu.
Edit menu
Edit menu
Step 6
In the pop-up window, enter a name for the zip file and select the folder where the zip file should be saved. When finished, click OK.
Zip file window
Zip file window
Step 7
After the files or folders have been zipped, you will find the zip file saved in the folder you chose earlier.
Webfiles home page
Webfiles home page
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