Unzipping a zip file

There are times you need to manually unzip a file to import content or update a theme or plugin. You have two options when unzipping your archive on your hosting:

  • Call our support number and one of our experts can do it for you for a fee.
  • Do it yourself following the instructions in the tables below.

WordPress Premium Support

Our support experts can perform the following service for you for a fee:

  • Unzip an archive that you have uploaded to your hosting.

Do it yourself

To unzip and archived file yourself, use the tables below to find the hosting type that's applicable and follow those instructions.

Unzipping a zip file


To do it yourself, see these steps Difficulty
Unzip files on Web & Classic hosting Basic
Unzip files on cPanel hosting Basic
Unzip files on Plesk hosting Basic
Unzip files on Managed WordPress hosting Advanced


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