Repair CRC Error in ZIP File

ZIP CRC Error Repair

Have you ever been in a situation, where in you downloaded a large ZIP archive but when you tried to extract the contents of the ZIP file you encountered CRC (Cyclic Redundancy Check) error. After which you were not able to access any of the files present in the ZIP archive. Don’t worry, if you have encountered a problem similar to this, because cases like this are very common these days but you can easily repair such damaged ZIP files. You must be thinking how? The answer is with the help of Remo Repair software. Before moving ahead with the repair process, let us first see what CRC error is and the reasons behind ZIP file corruption.

What is CRC Error?

CRC stands for Cyclic Redundancy Check. It is an error-detection process which helps you determine whether the data sent and received are the same. If the check matches, the computer assumes that the ZIP files as error free, however if doesn’t match you get CRC error notification. Without proper aid, extracting the contents from the corrupt ZIP file is almost inaccessible. Nevertheless, as said before you can use Remo Repair software to repair CRC error in ZIP file.

Reasons for ZIP File Corruption:

  • Interruption while downloading important ZIP files from internet
  • Bad sectors on storage media where ZIP files are stored
  • Broken ZIP file due to reasons like sudden power failure
  • Improper system termination while extracting the contents of ZIP archive
  • Malware infection, Operating system error, software malfunction are some of the other reasons

How to overcome from ZIP CRC error:

You can easily eliminate any CRC error problem associated with your ZIP archive using Remo Repair software. This application does rigorous scanning of your corrupt / damaged ZIP archive and extracts each and every file from it. More to this, the tool repairs corrupt ZIP archive of size more than 4GB. In addition, the tool allows you to preview the contents of the repaired ZIP file before saving process. Furthermore, the tool is compatible to run on all the latest Windows operating system including Windows XP / Vista / 7 and 8.

Some of the unique features of the software include:

  • Fixes 32 and 64 bit ZIP / ZIPX file
  • Ability to fix ZIP file error missing end signature that usually occurs due to damaged, corrupt, broken and inaccessible ZIP archives
  • Even has the ability to repair password protected and encrypted ZIP files
  • Mends and recovers data from ZIP archives stored on any storage media like computer hard disk, pen drives, memory cards, external hard drives, etc

Steps to repair CRC error in ZIP file:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Repair to your computer. Launch the software and follow the onscreen procedures. Click on “Browse” button to choose your corrupt ZIP file. Start the repair process by clicking on "Repair" button.

ZIP CRC Error 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.

ZIP CRC Error Repair - Repair Process

Figure 2: Repair Process

Step 3: After completion of file repair process you can preview the repaired ZIP file.

ZIP CRC Error Repair - Preview Repaired File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired File

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

ZIP CRC Error Repair - Save Repaired File

Figure 4: Save Repaired File