Help How can I do this please??

  julius44 08:06 27 Aug 2010
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Hello and good morning to u all. I have a little task her, but as simple as it sounds, i've never had to do this before.

I have some powerpoint presentations, important word documents, with some videos that I need to email to some people asap!! I was told to put them in zip files and then upload them for the people to look at and download. but i dont know where to start.
I seem to have a software called Winzip archiver on my desktop will this do the trick?? and if so, HOW do i insert the files, and then pls which good sites can i use to upload pls.....just staightforward sites with no registration would be appreciated pls. many thanks

  rawprawn 08:16 27 Aug 2010

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  mgmcc 09:20 27 Aug 2010

All versions of Windows from ME onwards (but excluding Windows 2000) have built-in support for ZIP files.

Highlight the files to be included in the ZIP archive, right click and select "Send to > Compressed (zipped) folder" and that will create the Zip file.

If the zip file is too large to send by email, have a look at click here which can send files of up to 100MB free.

  MAJ 09:32 27 Aug 2010

Bear in mind that, depending on their file format, the videos will probably already be compressed quite a bit. As for a site to upload to and download from, that's not necessary if you're emailing the zipped folder.

  skeletal 10:37 27 Aug 2010

It would be useful to know the limits on email size that “your people” may have imposed by their ISP.

My main contacts have a limit of around 10MB, but mine is about 30MB.

To get below the limit you may have to send several emails/zip files rather than put them all together. It could also be worth working with the people to let them empty their mail boxes between sends (if necessary).

Skeletal

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