Downloading .zip files, without unzipping them

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by jbrown, Aug 29, 2009.

  1. jbrown macrumors 6502a

    jbrown

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2002
    Location:
    London
    #1
    How can I do this....when I download these files through Safari, they automatically unzip - how can I stop this so I gat a xxxx.zip file?

    cheers
     
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus

    r.j.s

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2007
    Location:
    Texas
    #2
    Uncheck "Open Safe files after downloading ..." in Safari preferences.
     
  3. stridemat Moderator

    stridemat

    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2008
    Location:
    UK
    #3
    go to preferences and un-click open safe files after downloading. That should solve your problem.
     

Share This Page