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What Does It Mean When a Zip File is Invalid?

Sometimes, when you try to open or access a compressed Zip file, an error message pops up stating “The Compressed (zipped) folder is invalid”. This will make all your vita data contained in the Zip archive inaccessible.

What could be the reason behind this invalid Zip error?

Most of the time, the compressed (zipped) folder is invalid error occurs on your computer, if it becomes corrupted or damaged due to several reasons such as:

  • Severe virus / malware infection on Zip files
  • Incomplete download of the compressed ZIP file
  • Bad sectors on hard disk drive where Zip folder resides
  • Any sort of interruption while transferring Zip archives

The above mentioned are some of the instances which could damage your Zip file, but there can be many more scenarios. In all such cases, make use of Remo Repair ZIP tool which is well suited for fixing the Zip files (.zip or .zipx) which cannot be accessed due to invalid error.

Why to use Remo Repair ZIP utility

Most of the users trust Remo Repair ZIP program because it is a non-destructive read-only app, thus it does not harm your original Zip file contents. It provides an automated and easy-to-use interface by which even a novice user will definitely come to know how to repair damaged Zip file which is showing invalid ZIP file error.

Toolkit can be used to repair invalid Zip files which are stored on any storage devices such as hard drive, USB drive, memory card, FireWire and so on. Remo Repair ZIP is also available in trial version which you can download for free to examine the efficiency of the software before buying the licensed version. If you are feeling any kind of inconvenience, then you can take the assistance from Remo’s technical experts who are available 24*7.