Files with lzma file extension are used by 7-zip compression application. They contain compressed files.

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LZMA file extension - 7-Zip compressed data

What is lzma file? How to open lzma files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

lzma file icon: lzma filetype icon

The lzma file extension is associated with the 7-zip compression utility and it is used for archives compressed with the LZMA (Lempel-Ziv-Markov) chain algorithm.

However, default file extension for 7-zip archives is 7Z.

Updated: March 22, 2018

The default software associated to open lzma file:

7-zip icon

Igor Pavlov logo7-zip  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Igor Pavlov

A free file archiver developed by Igor Pavlov featuring higher compression ratios with LZMA and LZMA2 compression.

It is mainly available for Windows platform (for Mac and Linux are available command line tools) and is the primary program to handle 7z archives. However, also supports various compression file formats.

Supported formats:

Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM

Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z

Help how to open:

Use 7-zip to open files with *.lzma extension.

How to convert:

Use 7-zip to convert files with this extension.

List of software applications associated to the .lzma file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open lzma file, edit lzma file, convert lzma file, view lzma file, play lzma file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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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 lzma files.

Software that open lzma file - 7-Zip compressed data

Programs supporting the exension lzma on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open lzma file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with lzma file by default:
7-zip small icon 7-zip
Other suggested software:
PeaZip small icon PeaZip

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