If you are looking for a program to easily create new archives, DropIt can be the solution.
You only need to configure it the first time and then you will be able to compress files and folders with a simple drag-and-drop.
The easiest way to use DropIt to compress files and folders is to create the
Archiver special profile:
Customize Profiles window (from
Customize Profiles and switch to the new profile (selecting it from
Now, if you want, you can customize compression creating and editing associations. For additional information you could read:
How to manage your associations
Some tips and tricks:
C:\Example\%FileName%.zip, to automatically use the original filename for the archives;
%FileName%.zip (a relative path);