Zipping and Unzipping Files on Your Mac
This tutorial consists of several parts, each part consists of tutorial which you can jump to as per your need. They have been put in a order to describe the general purpose and the steps need not be in the specific order described below.
This guide will help you to:
Enable/Disable Automatic Archiving of Files
When you download a file from the internet your Safari browser automatically unzips the file. This can cause problems when you try to download a backup file from Moodle 1.9 because it is archived using the zip compression tool. There are several reasons why you may want to disable the auto-unzipping of zip-compressed files. Remember that you can always enable or disable it in a few simple steps.
To disable the automatic unzipping of files
Note: You have just changed your browser default setting for downloaded media files, PDFs documents, and archives (zipped/compressed files). To restore it to the original setting follow the steps above and select the option to enable it.
Manually compress (Zip) files
Manually Decompress (unzip) Files
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