This page provides instructions for disabling automatic extracting of archives, including zip files.
- Open Safari by clicking its icon from the dock, the launchpad, or the applications folder.
- Click Safari in the menu bar at the top-left corner of your screen to reveal a drop-down menu.
- Select Preferences...
- Make sure you are in the tab labeled General.
- Uncheck the box next to Open 'safe' files after downloading.
This will disable the automatic opening of PDFs, text documents, movies, and pictures.