Zip files don’t unzip Mac OSX

Problem When unzipping a file in OS X rather than unzipping the files it creates a new file with extensions like filename.zip.cpgz. Cause This is a wonderful quirk of zips and compressions.¬†This can be caused by a corrupted file from the download site or an¬†incomplete download, or simply an unrecognized type of compression. Solution Trying… Continue reading Zip files don’t unzip Mac OSX

Restore defaults for .exe and .zip files

Problem You are unable to open .exe or .zip files. When you attempt to do so you may be asked to select a program to open the file with. Cause This is usually the result of malware or viruses. Solution File Type Windows Vista Windows 7 .EXE Download Download .ZIP Download Download Download the appropriate… Continue reading Restore defaults for .exe and .zip files