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Doug Hawkins
Doug Hawkins

Ab Op 7z


It's possible that new version of 7-Zip can solve your problems with 7z archives.So download latest version of 7-Zip and try to use that new version.You can try also latest alpha or beta version.If new version also doesn't help, read this manual.

7z archive consists of 4 main blocks of data: Start Header (32 bytes): it contains signature and link to End Header Compressed Data of files Compressed Metadata Block for files: it contains links to Compressed Data, information about compression methods, CRC, file names, sizes, timestamps and so on. End Header: it contains link to Compressed Metadata Block. Note: If 7z archive contains only one file without encryption, 7-Zip stores Metadata for that file in End Header in uncompressed form, and there are only 3 main blocks in that case.Archive exampleArchive example: a.7z (3740 bytes) that contains 5 files compressed with LZMA method.Start of archive:

There are some possible cases when archive is corrupted: You can open archive and you can see the list of files, but when you press Extract or Test command, there are some errors: Data Error or CRC Error. When you open archive, you get message "Can not open file 'a.7z' as archive"Corruption case: Data errors or CRC errors for files inside archiveHere we describe the case, when you can open archive and you see the list of files, but when you press Extract or Test command, there are some errors: Data Error or CRC Error.

If archive was compressed in "Solid" mode, and you have exact copies ofsome files from archive, you can create similar archive with good copies of files with same settings and in same order, and replace "bad" parts of bad.7z with "good" parts from another good.7z. You must look listings of files in bad and good archives, logs of "test" command, and think about ways to replace bad parts.The are no more instructions here for that corruption case.

For example, if you have multi-volume archive: a.7z.001, ... , a.7z.009, but one part a.7z.008 is missing,just copy a.7z.007 to file a.7z.008, and 7-Zip will see correct size of archive.Or if some part was reduced, look the size of another parts and restore original (correct) size of "bad" part, so total size will be correct again, and 7-zip will be able to open headers.

Note: If archive is multi-volume, uncompleted Start Header is also possible, if first volume was copied before end of archive (last volume) was written.In that case archive is not corrupted. And 7-Zip can unpack such archive, if total size is correct and if there is correct End Header.

If there is no End Header, you can not recover file names, timestamps, and another metadata, but probably it's possible to recover some data as raw file, and then it's possible to recover data from raw file with some parser.

Create readme.txt.bz2,, readme.txt.gzip and readme.txt.xz archives from readme.txt. Create a.7z with LZMA method that contains all files: readme.txt.bz2 readme.txt.gz readme.txt readme.txt.xzWe have a.7z (3740 bytes). You can look that file in hex editor.It must have structure similar to structure of 7z file described above.

Now we currupt a.7z archive. We want to split archive into two parts: a.7z.001: Start Header, some part of Compressed Data a.7z.002: Some part of Compressed Data, Metadata, End HeaderMetadata block with End Header are not big for our test archive (smaller than 300 bytes).

We have two parts: a.7z.001 (3000 bytes) and a.7z.002 (740 bytes).Then we copy a.7z.001 to bad.7z and try to open bad.7z. And we getthe message "Can not open file 'bad.7z' as archive", so we have corrupted archive.

If LZMA method was used, then first byte in compressed data is always 0 and high bit of second byte is also 0. So if we see 00 in first byte and from 00 to 7F in second byte, probably LZMA method was used (not LZMA2).

So we select some big file for that new archive. In some cases you can use even bad.7z as that big file. But we use 7-zip.chm. We rename 7-zip.chm (91020 bytes) to file raw.


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