Python Conversion Programs

Convert Base64 To Zip File In Python

Last updated January 31, 2024 by Jarvis Silva

In this tutorial we will see how to convert base64 to zip file in python, to create this program we will use the python library Base64 it allows us to encode and decode base64 code, It comes preinstalled with python so you don’t have to install it.

Python Code To Convert Base64 To Zip File

# Import base64 module
import base64

bs64 = 'base64 string'

# Decoding base64 string
zip_file_data = base64.b64decode(bs64)

f = open('','wb')

Above is the python code to convert base64 to zip file, as you can see in the code we use first base64.b64decode() function to decode the base64 data then we save the data into a zip file.

You can run this code and see the result yourself. To run this program you need to have python installed, if you don’t have, then refer this: Install and setup python.

After running the program you will see a zip file created in your folder and if you open it you will get your files, Now if you want to know how to convert it back to base64 then read this article: Convert zip file to base64 in python.

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