Repair Password Protected Zip

“I have compressed my business files in Zip format and even to protect it from unauthorized user, I assigned password to it. Yesterday when I was creating a new document, my Windows 7 system got abruptly shutdown. Anyhow, after few minutes I turned it on and started working on my report and to complete this task I needed some information from my password protected Zip file. But when I tried to unzip or extract information from password protected Zip file, it displayed an error message stating that it is corrupted! So can anyone tell me how to repair password protected Zip file?”


Zip is a compressed file format which includes two or more number of files in it. The main advantage of Zip file is you can send large files via emails, reduce system storage space, protect the files with password etc. But as mentioned in the above scenario, sometimes you won’t be able to extract files from it. That is, password protected Zip file may get corrupted due to various reasons and as a result of this you may lose your compressed data. So to get rid of this issue or to extract files from corrupted Zip, you need to repair password protected Zip.

But to know how to repair password protected Zip file, you can make use of a highly competitive and most reliable application named as Zip File Repair tool. This utility has been built with many unique features and designed specially to repair corrupted Zip files or to extract all your files from corrupted or damaged Zip archive. It also allows you to repair corrupt or damaged Zip WinRAR in an effective and efficient way. If you want to know more about how to repair corrupt Zip WinRAR then, go through this link:

Reasons for password protected Zip file corruption

  1. If your storage device contains bad sectors on it, then the Zip file stored on bad sectors may get corrupted and displays error messages when try to access it.
  2. Making use of unreliable or unsecured third party application to unzip or to extract files from password protected Zip file may also leads to its corruption.
  3. Low disk space or insufficient memory on your storage media while extracting password protected Zip file may results in corruption of file.
  4. Password protected Zip file may also get corrupted or damaged due to severe virus or malwares attack.

Improper download, CRC errors, power failure, improper compression technique etc. are several more reasons that lead to corrupt password protected Zip file. However, in all these situations you can use Zip file repair tool to know how to repair password protected Zip in just a matter of time. Apart from this, you can easily fix error while extracting Zip file with the use of this effective tool in your system. To know more about how to fix error while extracting Zip file, simply visit the given link:

Why to use Zip file repair tool?

Zip File Repair is a powerful utility for repairing password protected Zip file or to repair highly encrypted Zip archive. It has an ability to repair or fix any error associated with password protected Zip files. Using this strong application, you can even repair large Zip files. Password protected Zip repair can be done on any store media. It has an ability to repair corrupted or damaged Zip and Zipx files. It is safe, fast and efficient way to repair your broken or damaged Zip files. It supports all latest and popular Windows operating systems for Password protected Zip file repair. This application has built-in repairing algorithms that will effectively repair and extract files from your password protected Zip file. It also has simple intuitive user interface that guides you how to repair password protected Zip within few mouse click. It allows you to Preview content of repaired files before restoration.

Steps to repair password protected Zip file:

Step 1: Launch the software, select corrupted Zip file using “Browse” option and then click on “Repair” button as shown in Fig 1.

Repair Password Protected Zip - Main Screen

Fig 1. Main Screen

Step 2: Once the repair process is completed, you can view repaired Zip file contents as shown in Fig 2.

Repair Password Protected Zip - Preview Screen

Fig 2. Preview Screen

Step 3: Now select the location where you want to save repaired password protected Zip file, using “Browse” option and then click on “Save” button as shown in Fig 3.

Repair Password Protected Zip - Save File

Fig 3. Save File