A wmz file extension is mainly related to Windows Media Player multimedia playback application installed in Microsoft Windows OS. These wmz files stores skin for WMP in compressed file format.

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WMZ file extension - Windows Media Player compressed skins file

What is wmz file? How to open wmz files?

The wmz file extension is associated with Windows Media Player.

A wmz file is a compressed ZIP archive that contains a Windows Media Player skin (WPS format) and associated Jscript files that define skin elements with additional supporting graphic files.

WMZ format is the standard distribution format for Windows Media player skins. If you double-click on a wmz file you will be asked whenever you want install the skin to your player.

The default software associated to wmz file type:

Microsoft Windows Media Player icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows Media Player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Media Player is default multimedia player installed in Microsoft Windows. WMP can manage music, videos and pictures in computer, play or view them, sync them with portable devices, or burn them on CD/DVD media. It also supports home media sharing with other computers.

Help how to open WMZ files:

Opening the file results in installing the skin to Windows Media Player.

How to convert file with extension WMZ:

As far as we know, this .wmz 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.

Find conversions from wmz file:

wmz to wmdb

File identification strings:

HEX code: 50 4B 03 04
ASCII code: PK

List of software applications associated to the .wmz file extension

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

Hint:
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 of the wmz files.

  • Open wmz file
  • Settings wmz file

Software that open wmz file - Windows Media Player compressed skins file

Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Windows Media Player for open wmz file action.

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