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SharePoint 2007: Error 'The Compressed (zipped) Folder is invalid or corrupted'
Issue: Whenever my client tried to open a
.zip files from SharePoint it throws the below error message.
Background: One of my clients had zipped the
.excel files in on his local desktop and uploaded to SharePoint site. There
files contains the project level information and was needed to extract after
two years. When he clicked the file to open from SharePoint had encountered the
Now the task
begins of a SharePoint admin.
open the file from SharePoint site, no go.
the file on desktop of the client, no go.
same steps at my end, no success.
accessing file on SharePoint server also does give the same error.
above basic stuff, it was clear that it is something to deal with the zip file
itself as it doesn’t seems to be SharePoint issue anymore.
Being a digger
try to dig some more in it and seems like something to deal with the excel
documents zipped may be was in protected mode.
having no clue for this.
to find the Repair tool on the internet and million thanks to Christina Marley
who created a zip file repair utility which when ran has repaired the file and
is available for download here. Christina MarleyChristina Marley