Compress Files on a Mac
Compress Files (ZIP) on a Mac for Print Services or E-mail
You can compress files on a Mac using the popular ZIP format with tools available in every Mac. Basically, this shrinks the file size, ideal for files you’re going to send via e-mail or submit to Print Services over the web. A smaller file will also decrease the amount of time it takes to transfer.
To compress a file:
- Control-click (or right-click) on the file and choose Create Archive (which is Apple-speak for "make a compressed ZIP file").
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