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Zip a File/Folder Using Webfiles

For Windows packages.

Follow the steps below to compress specific files/folders into a single zip file.

Step 1
Log in to the 1&1 Control Panel using your Customer ID OR domain name and your password.

If you have only one package, you will land on the Administration page. If you have more than one package, select the package in question to reach its Administration page.

Package Overview
Package Overview

Step 2
Click the Webfiles link from the Hosting panel.
Select Webfiles
Select Webfiles

Step 3
Click the Launch button to launch WebFiles.
Click Launch
Click Launch

Step 4
Select one or more files/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. Select files/folders
Select files/folders
Step 5
Select Zip... from the Edit menu. Select Edit > Zip...
Select Edit > Zip...
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 the OK button. Enter a name and location, then click OK
Enter a name and location, then click OK

After the files/folders have been zipped, you will find the zip file saved in the folder you chose earlier. The file is saved

The file is saved

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