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How do I upload and unpack a zip file to a Resources folder?

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There are two methods for uploading a zip file to Resources: drag-and-drop and the upload file functionality. Once you have uploaded the file, you may use the Actions > Expand Zip Archive functionality to unpack the zip file into its component files.

Select Resources.

Select Resources

Select the Resources tool from the Tool Menu of your site.

From the Actions menu, choose Upload Files.

Select Actions and choose Upload Files
  1. Select the Actions dropdown menu to the right of the folder where you'd like to upload the zip file.
  2. Choose Upload Files.

Drag and drop the zip file from your computer.

Drag and drop the zip file

Drag the zip file from your computer and drop it in the box marked Drop files here to upload. This will display a thumbnail of the zip file that will be uploaded.

Or, select Drop files to upload.

Or, select Drop files to upload, then browser for and select the file

If you prefer to browse for your file instead, select Drop files here to upload, or click here to browse. Locate and select the file on your computer, then select Open to upload.

Select Continue.

Select Continue

Select Continue to upload the zip file.

Select Actions, choose select Expand ZIP Archive.

Select Actions, then choose Expand zip archive
  1. Select the Actions dropdown menu to the right of the zip file.
  2. Choose Expand ZIP Archive.

Unzipped folder displays.

The unzipped folder displays in Resources

The zip file is automatically unpacked within the current folder.

 

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