Perhaps similar to Reverse engineering zip file, but my problem is clearly different

Do zip files contain some specific sort of uniform code? What I mean by this is: Is it possible to analyze some properties of the zip file? Editing a zip with a hex editor is not helpful at all, as it is unintelligible to me.


Yes, the ZIP file format is thoroughly documented here: https://pkware.cachefly.net/webdocs/casestudies/APPNOTE.TXT

You can use 010 Editor's ZIP template for analyzing ZIP files:


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