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By Yellow Mug Software

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Why YemuZip (short version):

● Make PC-friendly zip without "__MACOSX" etc
● Zip directly to email (super convenient!)
● Drag-and-drop interface

Longer Description:

YemuZip is an easy-to-use app for making zip files. Just drag, drop, name your zip file and you're done.

Mac OS X's built-in compress function makes zip files that contains Mac specific information that, when extracted on a PC, looks like garbage. YemuZip lets you choose between a PC-friendly format and a Mac format that preserve all the Mac-specific metadata.

YemuZip remembers your recently chosen destination folders. This allows you to quickly output the zip file to your Dropbox, for example. YemuZip can also place the resulting zip file directly in an email with no temporary file to deal with.

IMPORTANT NOTE: How much compression you get is data dependent. This is true for any zip app. With today's cheap storage and broadband connectivity, zip is more for archiving multiple files/folders into one file than for compression.

What's New in Version 2.4.8

Updated the app icon for Retina Display


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Customer Reviews

Fixes issues embedded in default Mac zips

Great program. Very easy to use. Only downside is that you have to drag all files into it in one pass. You can't drag some in, then drag more in from another source to add them and then click "go" or whatever. I haven't found this to be a problem with the way I use it, but it could be. YemuZip allows you to choose from 3 different compression/speed levels, which is cool. Would highly recommend!


it works. that’s that. Does exactly what it says it will do. Very happy with it.

Simple App, does the job.

Does what I need it to do. Very helpful.

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  • $4.99
  • Category: Utilities
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.4.8
  • Size: 0.3 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.7 or later, 64-bit processor

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