Files with ppz suffix might be found as compressed versions of standard PowerPoint presentations in PPT format.

There is one other file type using
the PPZ file extension!

ppz icon.ppz - Poser compressed prop file

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Software that open ppz file

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PPZ file extension - Microsoft PowerPoint 97/2002 packaged presentation

What is ppz file? How to open ppz files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

ppz file icon: ppz filetype icon

File extension ppz was also used in old versions of  Microsoft PowerPoint, a worldwide most popular powerful tool you can use to create and edit dynamic and great-looking presentations.

These ppz files are just ZIP compressed .ppt files created with the use of the "Pack and Go" feature of Microsoft Powerpoint 97 through 2002.

MIME types:

This ppz file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open ppz file:

Microsoft PowerPoint icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft PowerPoint  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft PowerPoint is popular presentation tool used to create rich presentation documents. PowerPoint is a part of the Microsoft Office suite.

Microsoft PowerPoint gives you more ways to create and share dynamic presentations with your audience than ever before.

Exciting audio and visual capabilities help you tell a crisp, cinematic story that’s as easy to create as it is powerful to watch. In addition, PowerPoint enables you to work simultaneously with other people or post your presentation online and access it from virtually anywhere using the Web or your smartphone.

PowerPoint most used file extensions: PPSX, PPS, PPT, PPTX

Help how to open:

You should be able to open these files in Microsoft Powerpoint, but ZipZag (and perhaps other ZIP utilities) may be able to extract data from *.ppz files.

How to convert:

Once the presentation is extracted, you can convert it like pretty much any otherr PowerPoint presentation.

Find conversions from ppz file:

ppz to cr2

ppz to zip

Related links:

How to use the Pack and Go feature in PowerPoint 2000 or PowerPoint 2002

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

Software that open ppz file - Microsoft PowerPoint 97/2002 packaged presentation

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with ppz file by default:
Microsoft PowerPoint small icon Microsoft PowerPoint
Other suggested software:
ZipZag small icon ZipZag

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