I’m going to show you how you can zip a pdf file on your android device. Sometimes you may face a certain situation where you need to zip your pdf file on your android device due to the absence of any computing device in front of you at that moment. You don’t have to worry about the zipping issue. You can do it easily on your android device.
In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to zip a pdf file on android.
Follow these simple steps to zip your pdf file:
- So first of all you need to make sure you have the “ZArchiver” app on your android device. If you do not have it, you can easily find it in the play store.
- Now, open the “ZArchiver” app on your android device and you will see your device’s folder and file list appears.
- Now go to the location where you have put your pdf file and tap on it. You will see various options after that. Tap on the “Open” option to view your pdf and make sure the selected pdf file is the correct one.
- If your pdf file is the correct one, now you can zip it. To zip your pdf file, tap on to your pdf file and select the “compress to *.zip”. Then, you will see you have successfully created a zip file. If you want you can delete your original pdf file now.
Password Protected PDF Method
If you want a password protected zip file for your pdf file, you can do that as well. Follow these steps:
- Open the “ZArchiver” app on your android device and go to the location where you have put your pdf file.
- Now, long press or long tap on your pdf file and you will see few options have appeared. From those options, select the “Compress” option.
- You will see a pop box has appeared. From the box, select “Archive format” as “Zip” and put a password on the “Password” box. If you want to delete your source file, select the “Delete source file after compression” option.
- Then rename the file if you want and click the “OK” button. That’s it. Your secured pdf zip file is created.
- Now, if you try to open your zipped pdf file, it will ask you for a password. Input your zip password and press “OK” and your pdf file will open up. You can unzip your pdf from here as well.
So I hope you have understood how you can make a pdf file to zip file. If you have any kind of question regarding this article, feel free to ask in the comment section below. I will be glad to assist you.