Files with wiz file extension can be mainly found as wizards from Microsoft Office software. Used to guide user through some settings process.

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Software that open wiz file

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WIZ file extension - Microsoft Office wizard data

What is wiz file? How to open wiz files?

File type specification:

Program executable file type icon Program executable file type

wiz file icon: wiz filetype icon

The wiz file extension is primarily associated with Microsoft Office wizards, which are small step by step programs used by some Office application such as Microsoft Word of Microsoft Publisher.

These wiz files are used for the executable wizards, which can contain macros, templates, and other user interface elements, that are used to guide users through a series of steps in completing a complex or repetitive task.

The wiz file can be for example created in Microsoft Word by opening a new document template, creating new macros for it, saving the template as a .dot file, and afterwards renaming the dot file extension to wiz. Some wizards can be encrypted and cannot be modified.


The default software associated to open wiz file:

Microsoft Word icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Word  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A popular word processor that started with Word for MS-DOS in 1983 and for year is now a core application of Microsoft Office suite. Microsoft Word offers powerful word processing and text editor features that allow users to easy create high quality documents.

Almost every, if not every, computer user knows .doc and .docx Word documents.

Microsoft Publisher icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Publisher  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

An entry-level desktop publishing application used to create brochures, newsletters, postcards, greeting cards, or e-mail newsletters. Microsoft Publisher is distributed with some editions of Microsoft Office suite.

With Publisher, you can easily communicate your message in a variety of publication types, saving you time and money. Whether you are creating brochures, newsletters, postcards, greeting cards, or e-mail newsletters, you can deliver high-quality results without having graphic design experience.

Help how to open:

The wiz file is an executable. Launching it should start the wizard.

How to convert:

There seems to be no use or any way how this type of .wiz file could be converted to anything else.

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

Programs that can create wiz file - Microsoft Office wizard data

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with wiz file by default:
Microsoft Word small icon Microsoft Word
Microsoft Publisher small icon Microsoft Publisher

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