IE Auto-opening .zip files!

Jestermask

WinTMBG Professional
#1
Alright, so I guess I screwed up SOMEWHERE this morning...

Whenever I left-click on a .zip file to download it, Internet Explorer never give me the option to "Save" or "Open", it just downloads it to open.

Not really that big of a deal, because I can just right-click and do "Save As", right? Well, normally, yes. But if I'm clicking on something on a Flash page, then I'm screwed, because I don't get normal right-click stuff on a Flash page.

Any help to get this thing back to normal is appreciated. Thanks. :)

~JM
 

2z

OSNN Gamer
#2
1. Double-click on My Computer
2. Go Tools - Folder Options
3. Choose the File Types tab
4. Highlight the zip file extension
5. Click the Advance Button
6. Make sure the "Confirm Open After Download" is checked on.



:cool:
 

Geffy

OSNN Veteran Addict
#3
you can also get a WinZip addin plugin for IE, so that it auto downloads zip files to a folder you specify (for all Zip Files) and then they are automatically opened by WinZip when they are completed, this is availible from

http://www.winzip.com
 

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