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File Extension ZFile Extension Z

What is ZZ ConverterZ Editor

File extension Z is a Unix Compressed File. View the File extension Z details and find the best Compressed Files supported software Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010, Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2011 to open .z file.



Name: File Extension .z
Popularity: Popularity of File Extension Z
Type: Compressed Files
Updated Time: Sep 25, 2012


What is File Extension Z

Z file is a used to compress or "pack" files on Unix servers to save disk space. This file incorporates a simple compression algorithm that has been mostly replaced by GNUzip compression.

Open Z on Windows

Open Z on Windows

Open Z on Windows

  • unpack
  • uncompress
  • zcat
  • gnuzip

Z file may also refer to

1. TAR archive file - Same as .TAR. Look at .TAR at our file extension database.

Open Z on Windows


2. InstallShield Archive - Z file is used by InstallShield Archive. InstallShield is the industry standard for Windows Installer and InstallScript installations.

Open Z on Windows

  • InstallShield


Open File Extension Z

If your computer cannot determine which program to open .z file, it means that you donnot have the related software which can open file extension Z, here provides the programs to open .z File on Windows and Mac. such as Corel WinZip 16 Pro, Dare to be Creative Archiver, Compressed Files supported software. If your know some programs can open Z file, edit Z file, play Z file, convert Z file that donnot included in the list, please let us know.

Open File Extension Z on Windows platformWindows platform
Recommended software Software Functions Supported Files
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010 can help open file extension ZSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010 Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010 is an useful software to help you open .z file extension on Windows. .Z .001 .ENC
Corel WinZip 16 Pro can help open file extension ZCorel WinZip 16 Pro Corel WinZip 16 Pro is an useful software to help you open .z file extension on Windows. .Z .CAB .JAR
WinRAR can help open file extension ZWinRAR zip, archive, rar, archive manager, unpack, unrar, rar file, winrar, win rar .Z .CAB .R00
7-zip can help open file extension Z7-zip file manager, file compression, archive manager, file archiver, explorer integration, file utilities .Z .001
Open File Extension Z on Mac platformMac platform
Recommended software Software Functions Supported Files
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2011 can help open file extension ZSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2011 Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2011 is an useful software to help you open .z file extension on Mac .Z .001 .ENC
Dare to be Creative Archiver can help open file extension ZDare to be Creative Archiver Dare to be Creative Archiver is an useful software to help you open .z file extension on Mac .Z .RPM .CAB
The Unarchiver can help open file extension ZThe Unarchiver The Unarchiver is an useful software to help you open .z file extension on Mac .Z .001

Fix File Extension Z Errors

The common file extension Z errors are computer screen flooded with a myriad of file error messages, unable to open a .z file, unable to launch an application because one or more application files are either missing or corrupt. Z file become corrupted and must be repaired before you can view it. There are 3 simple steps to fix file extension Z Corruption Errors.

1. Using Z File Repair Software - these easy-to-use tools are quite helpful to open .z file, you can find the recommended tools above on this page.

2. Run a malware scan - Restart Windows in Safe Mode and perform a thorough malware scan, or you can also updating your security tool and scheduling regular malware.

3. Clean your registry - Errors in the registry are the biggest cause of incorrect file associations, run a Free Scan to fix Z file extension errors Now.