How to Repair Corrupted ZIP File?

“Please help!! Yesterday, I have compressed all my vital files into ZIP format to transfer the archived folders to another system. Today when I copied that compressed ZIP folder to my system, I was not able to extract any of the files from it. I don’t know what happens to the ZIP file. I need all my data from the zipped file as I can’t afford losing it. Is there any way which can repair corrupted ZIP file and bring back all my lost data with ease?”

Zipped folder refuses to extract the stored data when it gets corrupt or damaged, broken. Any of these states would make the compressed ZIP file inaccessible. The only possible solution to overcome such situation is to repair corrupted ZIP archive and recover data from it. For repairing ZIP archives, you would need the help of reliable software. But one needs to very careful while selecting third party software to repair corrupted ZIP file. Because you could find plenty of repairing utility but all of them can’t be reliable, they even cause more damage to the damaged or corrupted ZIP file. So, you must always select a reliable utility by viewing all its feature. Among several ZIP repairing tools, Repair ZIP software is the most reliable and suitable repairing tool that can repair ZIP file easily and extract all the contents saved in it within few mouse clicks.

Features of Repair ZIP Software:

Repair ZIP software comes with free download of demo version. By using it, you can easily estimate the effectiveness of the tool as it allows you to preview the repaired ZIP file with extracted data before you buy the software. On complete satisfaction about the software, you can step ahead with the full version and get your repaired zipped archive saved on your system. This software is inbuilt with advanced scanning engine and with read only strategies which takes a copy of corrupt ZIP file and performs ZIP repairing process and fixes errors thereby creating a new healthy ZIP file. Supports repairing of compressed file formats of both .zip and .zipx file formats. It compatible to extract data from ZIP archive on all latest versions of Windows operating system such as Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, etc. This software also repaired password locked and highly encrypted ZIP file.

Reasons behind ZIP file corruption:

  • Changing ZIP extension from ZIP to some other unsupported file extension may corrupt your ZIP file.
  • Corruption of ZIP file header due to editing header content using any unreliable editing utility can damage or corrupt the compressed Zip file.
  • Malware or virus attack on ZIP archive can corrupt the file.
  • Errors due to failed CRC as of incomplete download process while extracting contents from ZIP file leads to corruption of ZIP file.
  • Inappropriate and incorrect compression of ZIP file.
  • Interruptions while downloading a Zip file from the internet.
  • Existence of bad sectors where ZIP file is stored in hard drive.