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UUencoded, XXencoded, BinHex, and MIME files

WinZip® can open and extract UUencoded, XXencoded, BinHex, and MIME files (base64, plain/text, and quoted-printable) and can UUencode files. This section explains the need for these features and abilities, includes instructions for using them, and shows how they can bring a whole new dimension to your e-mail operations.

Use the Back and Next links or the index below to page through this tutorial and learn about using these important and useful WinZip features.

These instructions assume that you understand basic Windows and WinZip operations and the basic use of your e-mail program.

 

UUencoded, XXencoded, BinHex, and MIME files

Sending Files using Internet Mail

The Why behind UUencoding and Other Schemes

Receiving and Preparing Files for Decoding

Decoding Files using WinZip

UUencoding a File using WinZip

Mailing a UUencoded File

Hints, Tips, & Troubleshooting

 

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