Open My Computer, and then locate the compressed folder.
Drag files to the compressed folder to compress them.
To open My Computer, click Start, and then click My Computer.
Double-click programs and files in compressed folders to open them.
You can identify compressed folders by the zipper on the folder icon.
If a program requires dynamic-link library files or data files to run, those files must first be extracted. For more information, click Related Topics.
Create a zipped compressed folder
Extract files from a zipped compressed folder
Compressed (zipped) Folders overview