This tutorial will show you how to use unzipper.php file in order to unzip any file on your server. This script (unzipper.php file) will be helpful in case you do not have shell access to your server but need to unzip a file located on server.
Feel free to download unzipper.php script using the following link:
Upload the file ‘unzipper.php’ to the server into the same directory with the .zip archive. Make sure .zip file and folder are writable.
As soon as you finish, open your site in the browser and add the file name ‘unzipper.php’ to the URL. It should look like this: yourwebsite.com/unzipper.php:
Select the .zip file you need to unzip. You will also see the following options: “Delete .zip after extraction?” and “Delete Unzipper Script? (Uncheck this box if you have more files to unzip!)”
After you have selected all needed options click on Unzip! button.
Feel free to check the detailed video tutorial below: