For Mac Users Only: How to Unzip a File (Fixing Mac Error 1 - Operation Not Permitted)
- Published on May 9, 2012
- We love our Macs. But occasionally a funky bug pops up. Fortunately, there's usually a helpful explanation online that shows you a good work-around.
This video demos how to get past the "Error 1 - Operation Not Permitted" error that occurs when trying to unzip a zip file created at TourVista.com.
The solution is to use Terminal, a built-in program on the Mac. Type "unzip" and drag/drop the zip file into the Terminal window. Press Enter.
Your unzipped files will go to your user account folder which you can easily access using Finder.
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