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I need to unzip  a zip file using .net framework 4.0.
Can I do this using .net classes , or use third party software

Any code samples would be helpful
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by:jss1199
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See these code samples at MSDN
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by:Fernando Soto
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Hi countrymeister;

.Net does support zipping and unzipping files.please see this web page for examples.

How to: Compress and Extract Files
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I wasn't aware that .NET had introduced classes for ZIP (e.g. .zip) files (thanks for that FernandoSoto!). In addition to the above, I have been using DotNetZip for a little while now, and it works very well. You can install it from NuGet.
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by:countrymeister
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I am using .nET 4.0, I see the examples are for .net 4.5, also the .net 4.0 library
shows an example of unzipping .gz file. I need to unzip a .ZIP file

 foreach (FileInfo fi in di.GetFiles("*.gz"))
            {
                Decompress(fi);

            }
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DotNetZip has plenty of examples of usage.
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