Zip files are an easy way of compressing data to make it faster and easier to transfer large files over the internet. Your purchases will be supplied as a zip file containing one or more folders. Once you save your download from the store (remember whereabouts on your computer you downloaded it to!) you will need to unzip the contents of the zip before you can use them. If you are using the more recent versions of Windows, you can simply right-click on the zip file and select ‘Extract All’ to unzip everything! Programs such as WinZip are a good option if your operating system doesn’t have a built-in unzip utility.
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