How to Compress and Extract Files with Unzipper Using Command Line
April 30, 2023 | Unzipper Blog Editor
If you’re a power user or developer, you may prefer to use command line to compress and extract files with Unzipper. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the benefits of using command line, how to use Unzipper with command line, and step-by-step instructions for compressing and extracting files.
Benefits of Using Command Line
Using command line offers several benefits, including:
Increased control: Using command line allows you to have more control over the compression and extraction process.
Automation: You can automate the compression and extraction process with command line, saving time and effort.
Efficiency: Using command line is often faster and more efficient than using a graphical user interface.
Using Unzipper with Command Line
Unzipper supports command line on both Windows and Mac OS X operating systems. Follow these steps to compress and extract files with Unzipper using command line:
- Open the command prompt or terminal on your device.Navigate to the folder where you have installed Unzipper
- To compress a file or folder, type the following command and press Enter: unzipper compress [file/folder] [output path]
- To extract a file or folder, type the following command and press Enter: unzipper extract [file] [output path]
- Replace [file/folder] with the name of the file or folder you want to compress or extract, and replace [output path] with the location where you want to save the compressed or extracted file.
Tips for Using Command Line with Unzipper
Here are some tips to help you get the most out of using command line with Unzipper:
- Use the –help option to get a list of all available options and commands.
- Use the –verbose option to see detailed output of the compression or extraction process.
- Use the –password option to add a password to your compressed file.
By using these tips, you can further customize and optimize the compression and extraction process with Unzipper.
Using command line with Unzipper offers a powerful and efficient way to compress and extract files. Whether you’re a power user or developer, Unzipper’s command line support can help you take control of the compression and extraction process. Follow the steps in this guide to get started with using Unzipper with command line today.