Files with svgz file extension can be found as special, compressed variant of SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) file format.

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Software that open svgz file

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SVGZ file extension - Compressed SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics)

What is svgz file? How to open svgz files?

File type specification:

Vector graphic file type icon Vector graphic file type

The svgz file extension is associated with compressed SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) file format. The .svgz file contains graphics data in SVG format with compression.

SVG is a language for describing two-dimensional graphics in XML. SVG allows for three types of graphic objects: vector graphic shapes (paths consisting of straight lines and curves), images and text.

The feature set includes nested transformations, clipping paths, alpha masks, filter effects, template objects and extensibility.

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Updated: April 18, 2024

The default software associated to open svgz file:

Adobe Illustrator icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Illustrator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users  to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.

The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.

Help how to open:

Generally speaking most vector based graphics editors should be able to handle SVGZ format.

How to convert:

A lot of vector graphics editors support SVGZ format and can export it to other graphics formats.

Find conversions from svgz file:

svgz to ai

svgz to ai4

svgz to emz

svgz to epf

svgz to pdf

Find converter to svgz file type:

dwg to svgz

emz to svgz

svg to svgz

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

Software that open svgz file - Compressed SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics)

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

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Main software associated with svgz file by default:
Adobe Illustrator small icon Adobe Illustrator
Other suggested software:
Corel PaintShop Pro small icon Corel PaintShop Pro
CorelDraw Graphics Suite small icon CorelDraw Graphics Suite


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