SmartKey ZIP Password Recovery is the easiest and smartest tool to recover password-protected ZIP files created with WinZip and PKZip. ZIP Password Recovery provides three types of attack: Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack, Dictionary Attack. Choose a suitable attack type to minimize the search time and enhance password recovery speed.
Zip Password Recovery offers 2 password recovery modes for you to choose:
First of all, get a free download of ZIP Password Recovery. Then install it and follow the steps below.
Launch this program and choose “ZIP Password Recovery” on the main interface. This mode enables you to load the password locked ZIP file and try to recover the forgotten password.
Click "Browse" to navigate to the folder that contains the ZIP file you need to decrypt. Then load it to the program.
According to the clues about the password you can provide, select an attack to recover the lost or forgotten ZIP password and define the attack settings.
Now click "Start" button to start recovering ZIP password. Within minutes, the password will be recovered successfully and displayed in the File Opening Password Box. Next, just close the box and exit the program, then use this password to access to the target or locked ZIP file.
This mode allows you to scan your computer and search for all the ZIP files. You can choose the encrypted files for recovery.
After clicking “Encrypted File Searcher”, you can specify the scan types and location and click “Scan” to start.
Right click the ZIP file whose password you want to remove and select "Recover Password". Or, you can choose "Only show the encrypted file" option. It's a fast way to develop the password recovery process.