How to set Firefox on a PC to not open a zip file after downloading
On a Windows PC complete the following tasks within the Firefox web browser
- Click Open Menu button
This button is located in the top right hand corner of the Firefox window.
- Click Options
- Click Applications
- Scroll down to Compressed (zipped) folder content type and click the down arrow to select the corresponding action.
- Choose Save File as the default file behavior
- Return to Blackboard and download the .zip file
Firefox will now download the file as a .zip file to your computer without opening it.