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File Compression

Zip and tar files; file compression and decompression

Functions

zipCompress files into zip file
unzipExtract contents of zip file
gzipCompress files into GNU zip files
gunzipExtract contents of GNU zip file
tarCompress files into tar file
untarExtract contents of tar file

Topics

Create and Extract from Zip Archives

Create archives using zip files to back up files, conserve file storage space, or to share collections of files with others.