A pz file extension is related to the Portable Network Graphics compressed bitmap images.

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

empty icon.pz - Panda3D Pzip compressed data

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Software that works with pz file extension

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PZ file extension - Compressed PNG image

What is pz file? How to open pz files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The pz file extension is associated with PNG (Portable Network Graphics)  a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression.

The pz file stores compressed picture image in Portable Network Graphics format.

Seems to be obsolete, or used by very specialized apps.

This pz 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 pz file type:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open PZ files:

Try any picture image viewer to view content of *.pz files.

How to convert file with extension PZ:

As far as we know, this .pz file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .pz file extension

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

  • View pz file

pz file viewer - programs that view pz file - Compressed PNG image

Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view pz file action.


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