Compressing files

ReadyCMS can help you compress files you want to upload to your media storage and save some allocated space.

There are 2 built-in ways to compress files in ReadyCMS:

  • Compressing singular file
    Compress each file that you upload via the Compress button in the collapsed menu
  • Bulk compression
    Compress 25 files at once using the Compress images feature in the Media menu on the navbar

How to compress singular images

ReadyCMS has a built-in tool for compressing files in the File Manager:

  1. Sign in to your ReadyCMS account
  2. Go to Media > Cloud Media or FTP Media
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  3. In the File Manager, choose the file you want to compress and click the collapse button
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  4. On the right side of the collapsed menu click the Compress link
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  5. If the compression was successful you will be able to see the new file size
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How does bulk compression work?

To compress several images at once follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your ReadyCMS account
  2. Go to Media > Compress imagesOther media options-0
  3. This will take you to the Compress Media Images page
  4. Click the Compress 25 images button to start the compression
  5. You will see the successful compression status of each file, as well as detailed storage space savings and compression percentage rates

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