Zip File Recovery

How to Open Zip Files in Windows 10 without WinZip

Data compression gets more relevant each time a new file is created. Many modern files, especially those that contain software and their resources, take gigabytes of much needed storage space. This has prompted the increased use of data compression mechanisms such as the creation of ZIP archive files. In this article, we are going to learn how to unzip .zip files without WinZip. Zip archive files are basically a compilation of files and folders, compressed to make one file. To use...

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Can ZIP Files Get Corrupted? What to Do If You Can’t Open a Zip File

ZIP files are a convenient and secure way by which you can transmit large files over the internet. However, these files can get corrupted during the transfer process. In order to prevent this, you should invest in a good data recovery program for ZIP files. 1. Introduction ZIP files are often used by businesses to transfer content from one entity to another. Instead of sending many smaller files attached to an e-mail or contained in a storage device, they can just compress...

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Choosing your Default application to Open Zip files

Today when you look at some of the different applications that are available for creating zip files, you sure can be spoilt for choice. From the old favorite WinZip to the open source 7zip and host of others thrown in the lot, you may at times have multiple programs present in your system to open a zip file. So at times your .zip file extension may have got associated with a specific application and from then onwards when you click on any zip file, the same application opens up as default. Now...

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