Files with zlas file extension can be found as LiDAR exchange files optimized using ESRI compression format.

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ZLAS file extension - ESRI optimized LiDAR data

What is zlas file? How to open zlas files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The zlas file extension is mostly known to be used for a special, proprietary variant of optimized (compressed) LiDAR files. It was introduced by ESRI in 2013 despite the popularity of open source LAZ format.

The default software associated to open zlas file:

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Esri logoArcGIS  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS is a group of GIS (Geographic Information System) applications developed by ESRI. rcGIS for Desktop is available in three license level Basic, Standard, and Advanced (formerly ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcInfo).

Help how to open:

Apparently, only ESRI software can work with these optimized files.

How to convert:

Probably can be converted to other formats using ESRI software.

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

Software that import zlas file - ESRI optimized LiDAR data

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

Microsoft Windows:

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