A zlq file extension is related to the ZoneAlarm Mailsafe, an e-mail protection tool. A zlq file cotnains renamed *.scr files.

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ZLQ file extension - ZoneAlarm Mailsafe renamed SCR data

What is zlq file? How to open zlq files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

zlq file icon: zlq filetype icon

The zlq file extension is associated with ZoneAlarm, a personal firewall software, originally created by Zone Labs and currently developed by CheckPoint Software Technologies LTD.

One of ZoneAlarm features is MailSafe, which detects e-mail attachments and warns the user about their presence. When a potentially dangerous attachment is detected, the program quarantines the file with simple renaming of its original file extension, so it breaks the common program association function in Windows and prevents such files from being executed (or launched via associated program).

A file with zlq file extension originally had scr file extension (most likely Windows screensaver file). Simple renaming will restore the Windows associations with such file, however it is not advised, unless you are absolutely sure it safe to do.

Updated: May 17, 2019

The default software associated to open zlq file:

ZoneAlarm Pro icon

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. logoZoneAlarm Pro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

ZoneAlarm Pro is a set of tools used to protect computer against hacker attacks,destroy spyware, and secure privacy.

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Help how to open:

You can rename the zlq file extension back to SCR and work with the file normally. This can however be potentially dangerous, because the file was quarantined for a reason. So always re-check it with your anti-virus or anti-spyware programs before you rename the files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Programs that can create zlq file - ZoneAlarm Mailsafe renamed SCR data

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

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