Files with zlib extension may be found as compressed archives made using the Zlib file archiver.

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ZLIB file extension - Zlib archive

What is zlib file? How to open zlib files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The zlib file extension is generally associated with the Zlib a compression tool for Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux and perhaps other operating systems.

The zlib file stores standard compressed archive created with the Zlib.

MIME types:
application/x-deflate

The default software associated to zlib file type:

Zlib icon

Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler logo Zlib  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
  Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler

Zlib is a software library used for data compression. Zlib was written by Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler and is an abstraction of the DEFLATE compression algorithm used in their gzip file compression program.

Help how to open ZLIB files:

You can extract the contents of these archives using the Zlib program.

How to convert file with extension ZLIB:

Users may repack archives with various compression method.

Find converter to zlib file type:

zl to zlib

List of software applications associated to the .zlib 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 zlib file, edit zlib file, convert zlib file, view zlib file, play zlib file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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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 zlib files.

  • Open zlib file
  • View zlib file
  • Create zlib file
  • Extract zlib file

Software that open zlib file - Zlib archive

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open zlib file action.

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