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    Compressing Compressed Files
    If I compress files, then compress that compressed Zip file, will it keep making it smaller and smaller?

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    Quote Originally Posted by OnceYouGoMac View Post
    If I compress files, then compress that compressed Zip file, will it keep making it smaller and smaller?
    In most cases no. I tried that years ago with the same question. Sometimes they got larger!

    I have seen some people Zip files then compress the Zip with say RAR or ARJ.

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    Ok thans. Now, how can I make a RAR file on a Mac?

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    Quote Originally Posted by OnceYouGoMac View Post
    Ok thans. Now, how can I make a RAR file on a Mac?
    There is UnRar. I believe BetterZip might do it but it's not free.

    Will check and get back to you.

    Yes it does RAR and 7-Zip even.

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    Thanks so much!

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