How to Open ZIP Files in Windows 8

Thinking how to fix ZIP files not opening in Windows 8….!!!!

“Hello everyone…!!! Recently I had compressed some of the important files into ZIP files to transfer them over internet. After which I rechecked the ZIP files before sending them through network until which everything was working fine. Unfortunately, ZIP files not opening in Windows 8 system and don’t know the exact reason behind it. Even though tried my level best to repair ZIP files unable to open in Windows 8 but the situation remains same. Is there any tool using which I can fix ZIP files not opening in Windows 8?”

Just Relax!!! These days it has become common scenario faced by most of the users across the world. In order to be in safer side have a good copy of ZIP files in any external storage device or drive. ZIP files are prominently utilized compressed files that comprise multiple files in single folder. The main advantage of ZIP files are saves memory space of your system and large sized files can be transferred through internet effectively. Sometimes, as discussed above cannot open ZIP files in Windows 8 system is clear indication for corruption. There are numerous reasons for ZIP file corruption on Windows 8 system. Let us discuss some of the common reason because of which can’t open ZIP files in Windows 8 computer:

  • Malware infection is one of the frequent reason for ZIP file corruption. This actually take place when viruses get into ZIP files through internet, infected devices or unsecured data and self multiply themselves leads to corruption
  • While downloading ZIP files, if there occurs any interruptions like sudden power failure because of which system shut downs abruptly, low internet connection etc. might corrupt ZIP files
  • Header is essential part of ZIP files that contains vital data like file size, location, file format and so on. Once it gets corrupted due to software clashes, inaccurate termination of ZIP files results in corruption
  • If the storage media like hard drive where ZIP files are saved is corrupted because of increased number of bad sectors, then corruption takes place
  • CRC error, installation of third party applications, abrupt system termination, hardware conflicts etc. are other reasons for ZIP file corruption on Windows 8 system

How to open ZIP files in Windows 8?

Remo Repair ZIP is one of the award winning utility to repair ZIP files not opening in Windows 8 within few simple steps. This software is non damaging read only tool that will not alter any original data instead creates new document. It is designed with simple GUI interface so that all kinds of users can install and run it effectively. Toolkit can be used as Zip file repair tool Windows 10 and also works well on all the latest versions of Windows operating system like Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP…….are supported. 24*7 technical team will be available to resolve any kind of interruptions that takes place during installation, repairing process….

Safety Measures:

  • In any virus free storage device have a copy of vital ZIP files as backup
  • Utilize updated antivirus software for scanning Windows system
  • Assign password to your ZIP files to avoid unauthorized users



Procedure to fix ZIP Files Not Opening In Windows 8:

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 Files Not Opening In Windows 8  - 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 Open ZIP Files in Windows 8   - Repair Process

Figure 2: Repair Process

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

ZIP Files Unable to Open in Windows 8  - Preview Repaired File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired File

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

 can't open ZIP files in Windows 8 - Save Repaired File

Figure 4: Save Repaired File