zipping files folders and sub folders w/ winzip or winrar

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Mike, Mar 27, 2008.

  1. Mike

    Mike Guest

    Hey, i forgot the command to zip the entire contents of something like
    documents and settings. Please assist
    Mike, Mar 27, 2008
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  2. Mike

    Desk Rabbit Guest

    Google <Insert name of your archive program here> manual
    Desk Rabbit, Mar 27, 2008
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  3. Mike

    why? Guest

    Via a command line or from Windows Explorer?

    Right Click on <folders/files> , select the Winzip / Add to Zip or Add
    to archive.

    See the built in help / manuals for either product for both methods and

    why?, Mar 27, 2008
  4. Mike

    chuckcar Guest

    While in that directory in a coomand shell:

    pkzip -Rp *.* <fname>

    Where of course <fname> is the resulting zip archive without the zip
    chuckcar, Mar 27, 2008
  5. Mike

    Pennywise Guest

    Soo close, it's:
    Usage: PKZIP [options] zipfile [@list] [files...]
    pkzip -Rp <fname> *.*
    Pennywise, Mar 28, 2008
  6. Mike

    chuckcar Guest

    wrote in

    Arrgh. See what happens when you switch from msdos (5.0 actually)
    to linux?
    chuckcar, Mar 28, 2008
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