how to compress files

3 Ways to Compress/Zip Files in Windows (7, 8, 10)

Zipping files compresses them so they take up less space on your hard drive, and the smaller ZIP files can more quickly be shared with others or transferred to other computers. You can zip files and/or folders in Windows 10 directly from File Explorer–no third-party tools needed. To zip one or more files or folders in Windows 10, the first step is to open up…