How to Open Large Zip File that Refuses to Open

Trouble in opening large Zip files on Windows? Download the trial edition of Remo Repair ZIP software for free to learn how to open large Zip file by following 3 simple on-screen steps - Browse-> Repair-> Save.

Unable to Open Large Zip File

When you are unable to send large file or multiple files at a time over internet for emailing, you can compress the files into a Zip archive which make the attachment easier. But, the large sized Zip files are not easy to handle while extracting, compressing or downloading and they are high chances of corruption. There can be a number of factors which might corrupt the .zip file and put you in trouble. Now let us have a look at few common scenarios that may corrupt your large Zip file:

  • Header corruption: Zip file header is the most important part that holds all the details such as file type, location and size. When header gets corrupted due to any unknown reasons, then you will not be able to open and extract data from your large Zip file.
  • Lack of storage space: Unavailability of storage space on your drive where Zip file is being downloaded can corrupt the large size .zip file and make it inaccessible.
  • Storage drive corruption: If the storage device is attacked with a virus infection, then it could corrupt your large Zip file and doesn’t allow you to open / extract files from it.
  • Incomplete download: If a large Zip file is not downloaded completely due to interruptions while downloading the Zip file or partial download, then it might refuse to open.

Definitely all such instances make your large Zip file corrupt and render it inaccessible. You can easily repair such corrupted or damaged large sized Zip files using Remo ZIP Repair tool.

Remo Repair ZIP - Smart way to open large Zip file

Remo Repair ZIP program is do-it-yourself software with intuitive interface that helps every user to fix unable to open large Zip file issues with utmost proficiency. The ZIP file repair utility is safe to use as it does not modify / damage original Zip file contents during repair process. It will safely fix Zip file over 4GB that cannot be opened smoothly on Windows computer.


Easy steps to fix large zip files not opening on Windows computer

Download and install Remo Repair ZIP software to your Windows computer. To run the application, you need to double click the desktop shortcut icon created after installing the tool. Then, follow below mentioned instructions to open a large Zip file.

Step 1: Launch Remo Repair ZIP and “Browse” the large Zip file that is not opening, then click on “Repair” button.

Browse large ZIP file and click on Repair

Step 2: The software starts repairing the large Zip file which you can view via a progress bar.

View repair process

Step 3: Once the repair process gets competed, you can “Preview” all the files and folders from the large Zip file.

Preview repaired file

Step 4: Click on “Browse” to select the storage path of your choice, then click “Save” button to save the repaired Zip file.

Save repaired file

Eye striking features of Remo Repair ZIP software

  • Provides user friendly graphical interactive screen with completely automated repairing process.
  • Repair corrupted or damaged Zip files that are stored in any storage media such as external hard drive, pen drive, flash card, USB drive, etc.
  • Supports repairing of large size archives of both ZIP and ZIPX format
  • Password protected or highly encrypted Zip files will also be repaired by this tool
  • Fix Zip files that becomes inaccessible due to CRC error or download error