Having trouble opening .zap extension? Don't panic! This page explains what zap files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open zap files. You can download these programs through this page.
What is a ZAP file?
Zap file extension has ZoneAlarm Pro Data file type, developed by Check Point Software Technologies, which is associated with the "data files" category.
These are data files used by programs from the Zone Alarm software family. ZAP files contain security data and saved settings for programs from the suite. Depending on the program and its purpose ZAP files can have a different name: filter.zap, alert.zap, programs.zap, security.zap, etc.
To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.
- Check Point Software Technologies
- File Type:
- ZoneAlarm Pro Data File
- Data Files
How to open ZAP file?
Double click the zap file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .zap extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.
Method 1: Fix file association errors
Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the zap extension associations' problem in no time:
- Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
- Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
- Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
Method 2: Download the appropriate software
The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the zap file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.
Programs that open ZAP files
- ZoneAlarm Antivirus 2016
- ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite 2016
- ZoneAlarm Pro Firewall 2016
Method 3: Use universal file viewer
In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the zap file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.