Key facts to keep in mind while selecting a zip repair tool

When it comes to sending large amounts of data, the zip archive format is a preferred choice for most computer users. Besides compressing your files, zip archives can also be used to securely transfer data across the internet or be kept for download on websites. However the increasing popularity of zip files has also brought to light its myriad failings which range from header corruption to archive errors. Given the fact that most of you have already encountered a corrupted zip file, it might...

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Protecting & Recovering PST files

The files associated with Outlook, pst files, contain important information such as messages, contacts, notes, journals, appointments, calendars, and other information that is important to your business and professional life. If these files become lost or corrupted, it can be stressful to recover and repair them. Take a look at how you can prevent loosing this data and what you can do if it’s already too late: Try to prevent computer shutdowns and freezes One of the main reasons for...

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Part II: Why backups fail and what to do next

We’ve been taking a look at the many ways a backup can fail and what you can do about it. So far, human error and the failures of hardware, media, and file management have been discussed as common reasons for backup failures. Take a look at other common sources of backup failures and what you can do to salvage your data: Software failure Software failure happens when you’re using software that is out of date, or your software was rather complicated to configure. One wrong option...

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