How do I download and open a .zip file?

iPhone/iPad: If you are using an iPhone or iPad, you can download apps to open zip files. Here are a few popular apps to consider:

Your computer: I recorded a short video on how to download and unzip files on your computer here:

There are many free unzip software options that you can use.  For example:   Also, some computers come with an unzip capacity where you can just right click the file and choose “extract all” – you might have that as well.  On a Mac you can use Stuffit Expander for large files. You can find it free here:

You can also find video tutorials on how to unzip a file on YouTube according to the type of computer you have: