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Unzip a File in WebspaceExplorer

For Linux packages

Learn how to extract a zip file in WebspaceExplorer.

WebspaceExplorer includes a function to zip and unzip files so that you can benefit from quicker transfer speeds by transferring one zip file instead of potentially many small files.

This article assumes that a Zip File has already been Uploaded to your webspace.

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

Step 3
Select the zipped file by clicking it once and then from the menu toward the top of the page, click Archive > Unzip.
WebspaceExplorer home page
WebspaceExplorer home page
Step 4
Choose a location for the unzipped files to be stored and then click OK.
Unzip directory
Unzip directory
Step 5
When you navigate to the chosen folder, you should now see the files that were contained within the zip file.
WebspaceExplorer home page
WebspaceExplorer home page