Files with lz suffix can be mainly found as compressed archives in LZIP compression format.

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Software that works with lz file extension

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LZ file extension - LZIP compressed archive

What is lz file? How to open lz files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The lz file extension is associated with the LZIP, a lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm with very safe integrity checking and a user interface similar to the one of gzip or bzip2.

A typical .lz file stores compressed archive.

The default software associated to lz file type:

Lzip  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
  Antonio Diaz Diaz

Lzip is a lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm, with very safe integrity checking and a user interface similar to the one of gzip or bzip2.

Help how to open LZ files:

Use LZIP to open .lz compressed archive files.

How to convert file with extension LZ:

Various compressed archives can be usually repacked to a different format.

List of software applications associated to the .lz 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 lz file, edit lz file, convert lz file, view lz file, play lz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 lz files.

  • Open lz file
  • Create lz file
  • Extract lz file

Software that open lz file - LZIP compressed archive

Click on the link to get more information about Lzip for open lz file action.

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