Files with zl extension can be mainly found as compressed archives in Zlib format.

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

zl file icon.zl - Easy CD Creator drag to disk file

zl file icon.zl - Money S3 temporary file

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ZL file extension - Zlib compressed archive

What is zl file? How to open zl files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The zl file extension is nowadays mainly associated with the Zlib compression file format and compression tool for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows and other platforms.

The zl file contains compressed data archive that uses Zlib compression format.

The default software associated to zl file type:

Zlib icon

Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler logo Zlib  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
  Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler

Zlib is a software library used for data compression. Zlib was written by Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler and is an abstraction of the DEFLATE compression algorithm used in their gzip file compression program.

Help how to open ZL files:

Use Zlib to open *.zl compressed files.

How to convert file with extension ZL:

A direct conversion is unlikely, however, it should be possible to re-pack the content to other archive formats.

Find conversions from zl file:

zl to zlib

List of software applications associated to the .zl 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 zl file, edit zl file, convert zl file, view zl file, play zl 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 zl files.

  • Open zl file
  • Create zl file
  • Extract zl file

Software that open zl file - Zlib compressed archive

Click on the link to get more information about Zlib for open zl file action.


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