Files with zap file extension can be also found as encrypted archives created using FileWrangler.

There are 4 other file types using
the ZAP file extension!

empty icon.zap - Microsoft Windows software installation settings

zap icon.zap - ZoneAlarm Pro data

empty icon.zap - WinTOTAL report

empty icon.zap - Rebel Software Installation Manager data

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ZAP file extension - FileWrangler archive

What is zap file? How to open zap files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The zap file extension is also used by the FileWrangler, a file manager for its default compressed and encrypted archive.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

This zap 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.

Updated: June 6, 2018

The default software associated to open zap file:

FileWrangler picture or screenshot

FileWrangler  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
CursorArts Company

FileWrangler is able to zip and unzip files, view and extract CAB archives, span a large file across multiple disks, locate files, copying to/from FTP sites, creation of self-extracting (EXE) zip or self-describing and extracting, encrypted LOK archives, on-board text, paint and HTML editors, protection of important files, a file viewer that looks into ZIP files or files on FTP directories.

Help how to open:

You can work with these files using FileWrangler.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .zap 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 software applications associated to the .zap 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 zap file, edit zap file, convert zap file, view zap file, play zap 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 zap files.

Software that open zap file - FileWrangler archive

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

Microsoft Windows:

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