File Recovery

Quick tips to tackle “unsupported compression method” error messages when working with zip files

The popularity of zip files has led to the proliferation of numerous zip archive applications. While you may be familiar with some of the leading names such as WinZip and WinRaR, there are countless other zip applications that you may not be familiar with. Many of these of applications or certain versions tend to support compression methods which are typically not supported by all zip archive applications. What causes an unsupported compression method error message When an user decides to...

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3 Stages of Outlook Repair

Outlook OST and PST files can become corrupted for many reasons, the primary one being a forced or sudden shutdown of the program or system. If this happens, before beginning on the three stages to recover Outlook files, make sure that the system is repaired first, or the same thing will happen again. System failure most often results from a conflict or corruption originating in a 3rd party driver, firmware failure, or part of the Disk Subsystem failing. Once the system is stable, then you can...

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What if it’s the Proprietary Code that is Corrupt?

Authoring in-house programs is always the best solution to creating software that perfectly suits your company’s needs. Problems arise when a bug in your proprietary code appears and places your project at risk. If you have used a third party means to manage and communicate your data, you are in luck. You can recover SQL based databases and shift the information to a backup version of your proprietary software while you debug and repair the current version. This is why it is considered a...

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