Add to ZIP

This action can compress one or more files into a ZIP archive.



  • Contents: The contents which will be added to the ZIP file. This is an expression that accepts the following types:

    • a string - representing the path to a single file or directory.

    • a collection of strings (List<string>, string[], IEnumerable<string>, etc.) - representing a list of files that need to be added to the archive.

  • File Destination: The path of the destination ZIP file.


  • Display Name: action display name in your implementation project.

  • Wait Before: number milliseconds robot to wait before executing the action.

  • Wait After: number milliseconds robot to wait until moving to the next action.

  • Abort on Error: True/False

  • Retry Times: Specifies the number of times to retry an action if it doesn't end successfully. Default value 0 (no retry); Use -1 if you want to retry indefinitely.

Use Case

Potential Use Cases

  • Archive a project folder.

  • Archive multiple files in order to e-mail them with ease.

Examples of Using Add to ZIP


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