Have you been looking for a way to unzip all this compressed files you do download online? Why do just files tends to be zipped or compressed? All this confused questions has made some of us stop downloading zip files due to the difficulties involved in getting the files out.
Hi Guys, you don’t have to be looking for alternatives again as i will be explaining to you how to open & extract zip files on your android phone using ES explorer. Very simple and easy just by following the procedures i will be sharing below.
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The reason why most files are being compressed is to reduce the file size or to combine necessary materials in a folder in other to making it easier to download. So if you’re searching for downloadable materials or tools online and they happened to be zipped, don’t worry as we will zip it together using the steps and screenshots below to fully guide and make it clear to us.
In addition, there are few requirements needed in order to making the extraction possible, the requirements includes;
1. Android Phone
2. ES File Explorer (You can use any other unzipping apps like 7zipper, file explorer etc. but i will be using ES File Explorer to explain)
3. Zipped File
How to Open & Extract Zip Files On Your Android Phone Using ES File Explorer
So before we proceed on how to extract zip files on your android phone using ES file explorer, make sure all the requirements above is ready.
After that, just follow the steps below.
1. Open your ES File Explorer & Select Storage
2. Go to your download folder or the folder you downloaded the zip file to.
3. Locate the downloaded zip file and long press on it until a popup shows like the one below.
4. Then Select ‘Extract To’
5. You can extract the zip file to a specific folder or leave it like that, then click on ok
The zip file will start decompressing and extracting like the image below.
Once it’s done, a new folder 📁 will be created containing the extracted files.
That’s all, just locate the extracted files and select what you need in it. E.g. if you download & extract a game containing a zip file, you will see the apk and other required files attached to it in the new generated folder.
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