How to Repair Zip File Extraction Errors?

Zipping computer files is very common these days. Most of the computer files that are large in size are usually zipped by users. It helps in many ways, for instance, space utilization by large sized files on the hard drive can be reduced by zipping them. If multiple files has to be sent over the network, then Zip files comes handy. Even transferring of Zip files from one storage device to another device is quite easy and it takes pretty less time.

At times while extracting contents of Zip files, some sort of crap errors are generated. And, in fact none of its contents could be recovered until the issues is resolved. Majority of the users do confront this error. If important data has been trapped into such in-extractible Zip files, then user has to confront severe loss. In order to fix these Zip file extraction error, there are several third party tools. With the help of those repair utilities, it is possible to fix extraction errors in Zip files. One of the top rated apps, which is capable of fixing different types of errors in Zip files is Remo Repair Zip. This powerful utility can resolve extraction error with utmost ease and allows user to extract entire data effectively. It has been included with large number of incredible features and has obtained higher success rate so far. Remo Repair Zip app has simple and stunning user interface, comparably it is much easier to use as it provides clear cut instructions for every step while fixing the error.

What causes Zip files to generate errors while extraction?

  • Viruses/Malware infection is a primary reason for various errors with Zip files. Even extractions errors are caused due to these harmful viruses. Windows computers usually get infected by viruses, once viruses are entered most of the files that are exposed will get corrupted. When Zip files comes to their vicinity, they’ll get corrupted and eventually extraction errors are occurred.
  • At the time of extracting contents from Zip files, if suddenly an error is occurred or the PC shuts down then the Zip file may get corrupt. If it is corrupted then you’ll get extraction errors.
  • Header damage is one more reason which causes Zip files to get damage. The header is actually the main part which saves all basic information like size of file, creation date and so on. Corruption of header will let you lose all this information. And, when extracted it’ll generate various crap errors.

There could be many other reasons on account of which Zip files get damage. However, all the errors with the Zip files can be easily fixed by using Remo Repair Zip app.

Impressive Features of Remo Repair Zip Tool:

Remo Repair Zip is a read only and non-destructive app, the corrupted Zip file will scanned by this tool after which new Zip file is created from which all the contents can be recovered. It can even repair CRC error in Zip file. This remarkable utility can be installed on all major versions of Windows operating systems including Windows XP, Win 8, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008. It is capable of fixing Zip files on various types of secondary storage devices including thumb drives, internal hard disks, external hard drives, memory cards, memory sticks, etc. There exists a demo version of this repair software, which helps user to evaluate the product.


Follow these below described steps to fix Zip file extraction errors:

Step 1: Download Remo Repair Zip software and install it on your PC. Launch the application and then click on “Browse” option to choose your corrupt Zip file that is not getting extracted. After that click on "Repair" button to start the repair process as given in Image 1.

Fix Error While Extracting Zip File - Select Zip File

Image 1: Select Zip File

Step 2: You can view the file repair process thorugh progress window as given in Image 2.

Fix Zip File Error While Unzipping - Repair Process

Image 2: Repair Process

Step 3: Once the Zip file repair process finishes, you can preview the repaired Zip file's content by clicking on "Preview File" option as given in Image 3.

How to Repair Zip File Extraction Errors - Preview Repaired File

Image 3: Preview Repaired File

Step 4: Finally browse the location to save repaired Zip Archive and click on "Save" button as shown in Image 4.

Repair Zip File Error While Extracting - Save Repaired File

Image 4: Save Repaired File