Files with zed suffix can be typically encountered as some kind of metadata files for BitTorrent clients.

There are 2 other file types using
the ZED file extension!

zed file icon.zed - ZX-Edit document block file

zed file icon.zed - Family Tree Builder compressed GEDCOM file

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Software that works with zed file extension

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ZED file extension - BitTorrent metainfo file

What is zed file? How to open zed files?

File type specification:

Internet related file type icon Internet related file type

zed file icon: zed filetype icon

The zed file extension mainly known to be used for metainfo files based on BitTorrent’s  .torrent file structure.

Most likely some minor data file used by some BitTorrent clients (uTorrent, BitTorrent etc.).

The default software associated to zed file type:

uTorrent icon

BitTorrent, Inc. logo uTorrent  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  BitTorrent, Inc.

µTorrent is the world's most popular BitTorrent client. Most of the features present in other BitTorrent clients are present in µTorrent, including bandwidth prioritization, scheduling, RSS auto-downloading and Mainline DHT (compatible with BitComet). Additionally, µTorrent supports the Protocol Encryption joint specification (compatible with Azureus and above, BitComet 0.63 and above) and peer exchange. Multilanguage software.

Help how to open ZED files:

These files are loaded along with the torrent file it self and not opened separately.

How to convert file with extension ZED:

It is unlikely that you can convert this type of .zed files to anything useful.

List of software applications associated to the .zed file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open zed file, edit zed file, convert zed file, view zed file, play zed file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the zed files.

  • Create zed file
  • Others zed file

Programs that can create zed file - BitTorrent metainfo file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create zed file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with zed file by default:
uTorrent small icon uTorrent
Other suggested software:
BitTorrent small icon BitTorrent

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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