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How To Send Multiple Files Via Email (Using ZIP File)

Ezriah Zippernowsky
September 29 2023


Hello, jungle friends! 🐵 Are you swinging through the trees, trying to send multiple files via email? Well, you’re in the right jungle! I’m here to show you how to zip those files together, making them easier to send. It’s as easy as peeling a banana! 🍌 So, let’s stop monkeying with file sizes and get those files zipped and sent!

Video guide showing how to send large files via a file mailer.

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How To Zip Files for Email

A ZIP file is like a suitcase for your digital belongings. It holds multiple files or folders, compressing them into a smaller size, making them easier to send through the vast internet jungle. Zipping files is like packing your bananas neatly in a bunch. It’s simple, and it keeps everything together!

Using EzyZip

  1. Visit EzyZip: Swing over to EzyZip’s Compress Files for Email.
  2. Upload Files: Click on “Select files to compress” and select the files you wish to compress.How To Zip Files for Email: Step 2
  3. Start Compression: Set the desired compression level by clicking the down arrow next to “Compress Files”. After selecting, click Compress Files” to start the compression process.How To Zip Files for Email: Step 3
  4. Download ZIP File: Once compressed, download the ZIP file to your computer.

Using Built-in Compression on Mac

  1. Select Files: Navigate to the files you want to zip.How To Zip Files for Email: Step 1
  2. Right-Click: Once all files are selected, right-click on one of them.How To Zip Files for Email: Step 2
  3. Compress: Select ‘Compressed’. Your files will be zipped into a new folder in the same location.How To Zip Files for Email: Step 3

How To Attach ZIP File to Email Using Gmail

Attaching a ZIP file to an email is like handing over a bunch of bananas to a friend. If it’s less than 25MB, you can attach it directly to the email.

  1. Compose Email: Open your email client and compose a new email. How To Attach a ZIP File to an E-mail in Gmail: Step 1
  2. Attach ZIP File: Look for the attachment icon (usually a paperclip) and attach the ZIP file you created. How To Attach a ZIP File to an E-mail in Gmail: Step 2 How To Attach a ZIP File to an E-mail in Gmail: Step 3
  3. Send Email: Once attached, finish composing your email and hit send! How To Attach a ZIP File to an E-mail in Gmail: Step 4

How To Use File Mailer for Larger ZIP Files

If your ZIP file is a big bunch of bananas (larger than 25MB), you might need to use a file mailer method.

  1. Use a File Sending Service: Here we will use Filemail. How To Send Large Files Using Filemail: Step 1

  2. Enter Details: On the homepage, you’ll see a form. Enter your email in the ‘Your Email’ field, and the recipient’s email in the ‘To’ field. It’s like marking your territory in the jungle.

    How To Send Large Files Using Filemail: Step 2

  3. Choose Your Files: Click on the ‘Add Files’ or ‘Add Folder’ button to select the large file or folder you want to send. It’s like choosing which banana to toss to your friend.

    How To Send Large Files Using Filemail: Step 3

  4. Send as email: Once you’ve chosen your file and filled in the details, just click ‘Send’. It’s like tossing your banana to your friend.

    How To Send Large Files Using Filemail: Step 4

  5. Click Send: Now fill out the share details and click ‘Send’ again. It’s like watching your file swing away on a vine, straight to your friend.

    How To Send Large Files Using Filemail: Step 5

Explore More Methods!

Want to explore the jungle for more methods to send large files via email? Swing over to How to Send Large Files via Email on EzyZip for more options and detailed instructions.