How To Choose Where To Extract An Archive On Windows 10

- Oct 28, 2019-

How to Choose Where to Extract an Archive on Windows 10


Windows has native support to extract compressed files, and while it’s serviceable, it’s still a subpar solution to third-party applications like WinRAR or 7-zip.


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Depending on the app you have installed, the options for extracting a .zip or .rar file should be available in the file’s context menu in File Explorer. After extraction, a new File Explorer windows will open in the location of your files.


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2.In the context menu, select Extract Files


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3.From the dialogue box that opens, browse to the folder where you would like to extract the files


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4.Click OK to extract the files to the chosen folder. 


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