ZIP Existing Attachments

Requirements

Overview

The ZIP Addon works with the Bulk & Quick Edit Addon to provide options within the Media Library to zip existing files that have already been uploaded to the Media Library.

To ZIP existing files in the Media Library, click on Media in the WordPress Administration menu.

List View

If you are viewing uploads in the list view (i.e. a table similar to how Pages and Posts are displayed in the WordPress Administration interface):

  • Tick the checkboxes beside the files that you wish to ZIP
    ZIP Addon: List View: ZIP: Select Attachments
  • Click the Bulk Actions dropdown
  • Choose the ZIP option
    ZIP Addon: List View: ZIP: Bulk Actions
  • Click the Apply button

Any success or error messages during the process will be displayed
ZIP Addon: ZIP: Success

Grid View

If you are viewing uploads in the grid view:

  • Click the Bulk Select button
    Auto Categorize: Bulk Actions Grid: Bulk Select Button
  • Click the file(s) that you wish to ZIP
    ZIP Addon: Grid View: Select Attachments
  • Click the ZIP button
    ZIP Addon: Grid View: Bulk Action: Unzip

An on screen spinner will be displayed whilst the ZIP operation completesZIP Addon: Grid View: Spinner

Any success or error messages during the process will be displayed
ZIP Addon: ZIP: Success