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Hey guys,

Could you tell me is in possibly to incorporate winzip into a small program?
If i know the name and location of the file to be compressed is it possible to invoke winzip from a java program?

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mcgettiu
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There is a Java package for adding zip/unzip functionality to your Java programs (java.util.zip).  Check out the following links for more information on how to get the package and integrate it into your program:

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/api/java/util/zip/package-summary.html

http://www.java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/api/java/util/zip/package-use.html

http://www.devshed.com/c/a/Java/Zip-Meets-Java/3/

http://www.devshed.com/c/a/Java/Zip-Meets-Java/

Hope this helps!

Tom
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Any updates?

Thanks.
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Hey Tomeeboy

Sorry for some strange reason I wasn't notified when you originally added your reply.
Thanks, thats what i was looking for

mcgettiu
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