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Finding and using a Zip (or Zip Like) utility that will create a Self Executing Extract File

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I am trying incorporate a WinZip functionality into my Application that will allow me to email Compressed Data to Clients. who would then Simply open the EXE and the files will be extracted to a set directory.

Any ideas ??

Is there a DLL out their that I can use.

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http://www.info-zip.org/pub/infozip/Zip.html#Win32

This lot provide dlls that you can use in VB to perform ZIP and UNZIP functions. Exactly what you need.
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One more DLL with Source code

http://www.freevbcode.com/ShowCode.ASP?ID=966

Cheers

Narayanan
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