How Can I Extract Data from Damaged ZIP Files?

Zip file format is widely used to store files in compressed manner to decrease file size and save disk space on your computer. Sometimes due to any kind of corruption issues you may fail to extract ZIP files on your system. Actually, there are many situations in which ZIP archives get damaged and refuse to open. Very first let us consider the scenario reported by user:

“Can I get proper solution to repair damaged ZIP files on my system? My ZIP archive is displaying “Cannot open file: it does not appear to be a valid archive” error message. Please suggest reliable software to open corrupt ZIP file without losing any data.”

Many of you faced with this kind of situation. Before knowing solution have a look at reasons that may lead to ZIP archive damage on your computer:

  • Occurrence of interruption while transferring ZIP files from one storage device to another
  • Abruptly terminating the system while working with ZIP archives causes ZIP file corruption
  • Interruption while sharing ZIP files over the network may induce damage to ZIP archive
  • Severe virus infection to the ZIP archive
  • Most of the time improperly compressing the ZIP files lead to corruption

Now it’s time to think about how to extract corrupt zip files on your PC. The professional ZIP file repair tool can easily fix damaged ZIP archive and recover data from it. Go through below paragraph to know more about Yodot ZIP Repair utility and its unique features.

Fix damaged ZIP files on Windows:

Yodot ZIP Repair tool is fairly built to repair damaged ZIP files on Windows computer efficiently. It facilitates read-only scanning procedure to repair corrupt, damaged or broken ZIP and ZIPX files. While repairing corrupt WinZip files it also recovers all files and folders saved in it. This repairing utility reads and extracts zip files without modifying any original content. 24X7 free customer support is provided to assist you regarding any queries related to product and its use. It repairs ZIP and ZIPX files saved in partitions formatted with NTFS, NTFS5, FAT16, FAT32 and ExFAT file systems. Additionally, this program is well suited to work on several Windows operating system based computers like Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and Windows 2003.

Instructions to fix damaged Zip file with Yodot ZIP Repair application:

  • Download and install Yodot ZIP Repair software on Windows computer
  • Next, run the application and follow instructions given on main screen
  • Click on “Browse” button to choose corrupt ZIP file which you need to scan and repair
  • Then click on “Repair” button
  • In next window it will display message such as “File Repaired Successfully” for your confirmation
  • Further, you can look at repaired file by choosing “Click here to preview” option
  • Finally, if you are satisfied with obtained outcome save fixed zip file using “Save” option by purchasing product key

Essential things to remember:

  • Run your antivirus tool up-to-date
  • Maintain regular backup to safeguard essential data
  • Avoid changing the file extension of ZIP archive