Use Keka To Create Password Protected Zip Archives

While it’s easy to archive things into a Zip file on your Mac, you may want to occasionally compress things into a different format and password protect the archives.

  1. Launch the Keka application
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  2. Click on ZIP
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  3. Type in the password (twice)
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  4. Select the files/folders that you want to ZIP and drag them into the Keka window
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  5. When you see the window change to the Drag-n-Drop window, release the files (mouse button).
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  6. A password protected ZIP archive will be created at the same location the files are at.
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