Free Zip Opener User Interface
This is the main window of Free Zip Opener where you can view the contents of any ZIP archive from your computer.
How to unzip a file (folder):
STEP ONE: Double click to open the zip folder. (Note: If it does not open immediately, please download Free Zip Opener here first.)
STEP TWO: A new window should appear. Click "Extract All Files" to start the unzipping process.
STEP THREE: Your folder has now been successfully unzipped and the internal files are now decompressed as separate files.
How to ZIP a folder:
STEP ONE: Simply right-click the folder and select "Add to Archive" to create a zip file.
With Free Zip Opener, you can secure your archives by creating a password to protect their content.
How to create a password protected zip file (folder):
STEP ONE: Right-click on the file you want to secure and select "Sent To".
STEP TWO: Click on "Compressed Folder".
STEP THREE: You should now see a zip file of the folder. Double click on it.
STEP FOUR: Right-click anywhere on the white space in the zip folder and choose "Add a Password"
*Please note that once you set up a password for your zip folder, you can't open the files without a password.