Compressing and extracting a file

  • Solution ID:0112254
  • Last Updated:Sep. 24, 2019 11:48 PM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2018;2019;2020;Internet Security - 2018;Internet Security - 2019;Internet Security - 2020;Maximum Security - 2018;Maximum Security - 2019;Maximum Security - 2020;Premium Security - 2018;Premium Security - 2019;Premium Security - 2020;
  • How to Compress and Extract a File - Zip and Unzip Files

This article shows you how to do the following:

  • Compress and password-protect your attachments or malware samples before sending them to Trend Micro Technical Support
  • Extract the files you received from Trend Micro Technical Support

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How to compress and password-protect a file using Windows’s built-in zip program
How to extract a password-protected zipped files using Windows’s built-in zip program
How to compress and password-protect a file using the WinZip program
How to extract password-protected zipped files using the WinZip program

 

For more information about compressing and extracting files on your Windows computer, refer to this Microsoft Knowledge Base article: How to Zip and Unzip Files