File Recovery

How to Solve Problems with PDF Files

As the name implies, the Portable Document Format file (PDF) is an amazingly versatile cross-browser, cross-operating system file format that can be used to present anything from simple documents to complex reports, images and more.  There are countless document authoring systems that have the File->Save As->PDF option included. PDF files are particularly web-friendly and travel well as attachments to email. The downside of PDF files is that you either need to have access to PDF file...

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Avoiding Viruses that can come through a Zip file

Avoiding Viruses that can come through a Zip file Of all things that you can come across on the internet, the one thing that you really do not want to cross paths with is a computer virus. While the wish to keep viruses at bay is inherent in the mind of every computer user, it is easier said than done. Viruses can come encompassed in form of harmless files and the zip files are often used as an effective delivery medium. While most of us would not really open a .exe file attached to an...

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Previewing a Zip file – A Primer

The advent of high speed internet has literally changed the way we share data. Instead of sending across DVDs or even pen drives, we simply prefer to upload a large amount of data that we want to share on a website, and send across a link to the recipients. In most cases when we are dealing with a large amount of data, the preferred format for uploading data is the ubiquitous zip format. However the zip format can cause an unique hassle for the intended recipients of the data. Since the zip...

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