ZIP Writer

ZIP Writer

Create zip files via an easy-to-use UI right in your browser!

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What is ZIP Writer?

ZIP Writer is an Edge add-on that allows users to create zip files through an easy-to-use interface. Simply drag and drop files into the app UI and download the compressed .zip file. It is designed specifically for creating zip files and utilizes an open-source JavaScript library for the zip operation. For bug reports or feature requests, please visit the addon's homepage.

Merlin
Stats
Users: 92
Version: 0.1.5 (Last updated: 2021-12-15)
Creation date: 2021-12-15
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
  • contextMenus
Size: 99.88K
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Other platforms

ZIP Writer
ZIP Writer (v0.1.6)
0.00 (0) 287
Not available on Firefox
Merlin
Summary

ZIP Writer extension helps you easily convert your file(s) to a single compressed file (.zip).

Simply drag & drop files to a designated area in the app UI (top section). All the uploaded files will be listed in the UI. You can now click on the - Zip & Download - button to download the ZIP file to your system (default download location). There is also a reload button at the top-right corner in the app UI. Clicking on this button will reload the app and reset all active operations. If you want to zip multiple files, please drag & drop them altogether in the app (top section). It is also recommended to reload the UI after each zip operation.

Note 1: this add-on is only designed to make compressed zip files. For the unzip operation, please use a different add-on.

Note 2: this add-on is using an open-source JavaScript library for the zip operation. You can get more info about this library here: https://github.com/gildas-lormeau/zip.js

If you found a bug to report, or have a feature request, please fill the bug report form on the addon's homepage (https://mybrowseraddon.com/zip-maker.html).

Safety
Risk impact

ZIP Writer is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

ZIP Writer has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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