Extracting a zip file through Windows 7

When extracting a zip file through Windows 7 I get the following error 0x80004005, how do I fix it?
MAG-ITAsked:
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David Johnson, CD, MVPConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
usually means the file is corrupted .. you  might try 7zip http://www.7-zip.org/
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
Right-click the ZIP, Properties, and make sure to Unblock it first.
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praveen_expertCommented:
Install Winrar or winzip, and extract the files, to overcome this error...
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ded9Commented:
Go to control panel-user accounts-click change user account control setting -lower the slider to never notify. Click ok and then try to extract.

Also check in safe mode whether you get the same error. Also make sure you do not have third party zip software's.

Sounds like a crazy step but try it and post the results.


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MAG-ITAuthor Commented:
Would like to give praveen credit - his solution worked.
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
If his work-around worked, then accept it :)
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MAG-ITAuthor Commented:
I will close the question.
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