BZ file extension - BZIP compressed file archive
What is bz file? How to open bz files?
File type specification:
File extension bz is sometimes used for BZIP compressed file archives.
Occasionally used for archiving data on Unix systems and for exchanging files on the internet. Binary format. Compresses data using a combination of the Burrows-Wheeler transform and Huffman entropy coding. Stores a single file. Typically used in combination with TAR. Developed and maintained by Julian Seward.
List of software applications associated to the .bz 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 bz file, edit bz file, convert bz file, view bz file, play bz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Open bz file
- Convert bz file
- Extract bz file