Do you have any important files that you want to protect? (OR) Does your friend want you to send him an executable file? (OR) Do you want to carry an important file with you which you don’t want anyone to see? All these questions (or) problems can be solved with the help of a ZIP file.
A ZIP is a compression file format, which user use to compress one or several files on a computer hard disk. The main advantage of using ZIP compression technique is that, it helps you assign password protection to your important files and folders. By doing so, no one except you can gain access to your crucial files; apart from this, ZIP files can also be used to save memory space and file transfer via internet is easier with the help of ZIP archive. Nevertheless, there is one common issue associated with ZIP files i.e. ZIP file corruption or damage. Some of the most common reasons for ZIP archive corruption are listed below:
It is highly recommended to avoid using manual ways to repair your password protected ZIP archive because it damages the file further causing data loss. Thus, you need to make use of a reliable utility such as Remo Repair to scan and fix your password protected ZIP archive. Remo Repair is a highly reputed ZIP file utility which aids you in fixing password protected ZIP archives with ease; the tool uses powerful built in algorithm to scan and mend ZIP archive corruption caused due to any reasons. Adding to this, the best thing about using this application is that the program repairs your password assigned ZIP archive without adding or removing any contents from it i.e. even after the repair process your ZIP file remains password protected. Furthermore, apart from password assigned, the software also mends encrypted and large sized ZIP files.
Step 1: Download and install Remo Repair software to your Windows desktop / laptop. Launch the application and follow the onscreen steps. Click on “Browse” option to choose your password assigned ZIP archive, which is to be repaired. Start the repair process by clicking on “Repair" button.
Figure 1: Select ZIP File
Step 2: The tool scans and repairs corrupt ZIP file. Monitor the ZIP file repair process through progress bar.
Figure 2: Repair Process
Step 3: After repair completion, the tool displays all the files and folders from the corrupt ZIP file.
Figure 3: Preview Repaired File
Step 4: Finally save the fixed ZIP file to your desired location with the help of “Save” button.
Figure 4: Save Repaired File