WinZip Self-extractor header corrupt

You may have tried to use an install.exe file, and then received this error: "WinZip Self-Extractor header corrupt. Possible cause: bad disk or file transfer error." Frustrating, right? Thankfully, there are a few different fixes for Windows users.

The OLD way slow and need advanced technical skills

Method 1 – check disk to see if there are any corruptions on the hard drive. Select the Windows key + X, and then click Command Prompt (Admin)
When you see the Command Prompt, type the following command:
chkdsk /f
Now, press ENTER. After this is completed, boot up your computer.

If the issue persists, you need to try the next method.

Method 2 – Perform a clean boot
By performing a clean boot, you can help to get rid of your software conflicts, and ideally you can determine what is causing your problem. In order to perform a clean boot, follow these steps:

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