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"No such file or directory" error?

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I can't expand any zip files after downloading from Dropbox to my Mac (OS 10.13.6)

I need to download 438 files and getting (the widely reported) "No such file or directory - error 2" when trying to unzip my files.

Downloading one by one seems to work, but with a group of zipped files, I get the error.

I use zip archive utility many times daily and never have an issue.

Does Dropbox have any suggestions?

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Re: "No such file or directory" error?


Hi @keithagnew - welcome to the Dropbox Community and happy Friday!

To be completely honest, we've had some similar reports in the past and other users were able to bypass the error you get by using another un-archiving (unzipping) application. 

While I won't be able to suggest a specific one, you'll be able to find a bunch of them on the internet. Could you give this a go and let me know the results? 

Thanks so much Keith!


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