Making a zip archive in Mac very easy. This is very useful if you are sending an email to a friend (example a collection of pictures,which takes a huge space)
Follow these instruction for how to make a zip file on mac.
- Select the files that you want to compressed,
- right click on the multiple files that you have selected.
- Select the option Compress (number of items).
- The files are now compressed in the same location and is compressed in .zip extension.
If you have select only one file to compressed then the file name will have the same name as the original file name except it is under .zip extension. If multiple files ares selected, then the files name will be Archive.zip.