Create a zip file in Linux
To create a zip file in Linux-
- Right click on the file you wish to compress and select "Create Archive" from the pop-up menu (Fig.1).
- In the Create Archive dialog box, use the drop down menu in the upper right corner to change the file type to .zip.
- Select where you would like to save the new file (Fig. 3).
- Click the Create button (Fig. 4).
Figure 1. Selecting a file to compress.
Figure 2. Selecting the file type.
Figure 3. Selecting where you would like to save the new file.
Figure 4. Location of the Create button