Easy and Effective Way to Repair Bad ZIP File

ZIP Repair Utility

WinZip is considered as one of the finest data compact utility to compress one or multiple files in a single reliable file. With the help of ZIP archives, one can easily send, upload and share files on internet. Adding to this, transferring executable files (.exe) and large files is only possible with the ZIP archive. Nonetheless, you many receive many error notifications while decompressing a ZIP archive. The error notification often says that the ZIP file you are trying to extract has turned severely corrupt and inaccessible.

The most common error notification you receive while extracting a bad ZIP file is “bad CRC 884f2221 (should be cc786190)”, after ZIP file corruption you cannot access any contents from the Zipped archive; the above stated error notification often indicates the one or the other part of the downloaded or created ZIP archive is missing or corrupt. There are several reasons due to which a ZIP archive turns bad, some of them are listed below:

  • Interruptions while downloading or transferring a ZIP archive
  • Changing the file extension of an important ZIP file
  • Malware or virus infection on ZIP archive
  • Broken download as a result of power failure, improper system termination etc
  • ZIP header file corruption as a result of software malfunction

Apart from these, there are many other reasons due to which a ZIP files turns corrupt and bad; however you can regain your ZIP archive by fixing it with the help of a reliable ZIP file repair utility like Remo Repair.

Info about Remo Repair ZIP

Remo Repair is among the most widely used and popular ZIP repair utility through which one can easily fix his / her bad ZIP file; the advanced algorithm utilized by this application helps users to not only fix the ZIP archive but also extract the contents of the ZIP archive with ease. The best thing about downloading and using this utility is that the application neither modifies nor damages the content of the ZIP archive while repair process, there are numerous advanced features which makes it users no 1 choice, some of its advanced features include.

  • Fixing of ZIP archives stored on any storage media such as memory cards, hard disk drives, USB drives, cell phones, external hard disk etc
  • Repairs password protected, encrypted and large sized ZIP archives
  • Easily fixes both 32 / 64 bit ZIP and ZIPX file
  • Compatible on all the latest version of Windows operating system including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 5
  • 24 / 7 technical assistance is provided to you on all 365 days of the year


Check for internet connectivity before downloading any important ZIP files; Always use a reliable third party application like WinZip, 7 Zip etc to extract your important ZIP archives. Make your important ZIP archives as password protected; download and use powerful antivirus software to remove malwares from your zip archives.


ZIP files repair procedure:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Repair software to your desktop / laptop computer. Launch the application and follow the on screen procedure. Browse for the corrupt digital videos and click on "Repair" button to start the repair process.

Digital Video Repair - Select ZIP File

Figure 1: Select ZIP File

Step 2: The application scans and repairs the corrupt ZIP file. View the repair progress in the progress bar.

How to Fix Digital Videos - Repair Process

Figure 2: Repair Process

Step 3: After repair completion, the application displays the video file description and provides you an option to preview the repaired video file.

Tool to Repair Digital Videos - Preview Repaired File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired File

Step 4: At last save the repaired digital video file to your desired destination location.

Repair Digital Videos - Save Repaired File

Figure 4: Save Repaired File