Email Systems Blocking .zip Files

Sending .zip files around via email should be easy – this has been as basic as it gets and has been for years.

It seems that many Exchange administrators decide to block emails with .zip file attachments. This it the digital equivalent of throwing the baby out with the bathwater.

If your email program or OS is so fragile that you feel you need to wholesale block .zip attachments, you should really fix the underlying problem.