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CBZ file - How do I open a .cbz file?

The table below provides useful information about the .cbz file extension. It answers questions such as:

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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ ZIP Compressed Comic Book

ZIP Compressed Comic Book .cbz file icon
The CBZ file is a ZIP Compressed Comic Book. This is a renamed ZIP file and can be decompressed with any ZIP file utility. CBZ files typically contain PNG, JPEG or GIF files.
Category: Ebook files
Application: CDisplay
Mime-type: application/x-cdisplay
Magic number: -
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Computer Graphics Metafile

CompuServe Bitmap Image

JPEG Bitmap Image

Alias Wavefront Picture

Portable Network Graphics Image

ZIP Archive

✅ ChessBase Encrypted Archived Database

ChessBase Encrypted Archived Database .cbz file icon
The CBZ file is a ChessBase Encrypted Archived Database. ChessBase is a personal, stand-alone chess database. CBZ is used to store all of the database components in a single, compressed file, it is protected by a password.
Category: Game Data files
Application: ChessBase
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
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Sample: -
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ChessBase Archived Database

ChessBase Game Moves Data

ChessBase Database Header

ChessBase Annotations

ChessBase Players Index

ChessBase Tournament Index

Other types of files may also use the .cbz file extension.

🔄 .cbz converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .cbz files to other formats:


For example, using the softwares above, a .cbz file can be converted into one of the following formats:

htmlz, txtz, html, odt, tcr, pdb, rtf, snb, cbr, rb, epub, lrf, pml, chm, cbc

🚫 The .cbz file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bcz, bz, cb, cba, cbs, cbx, cfz, cgz, chz, cvz, cz, dbz, fbz, sbz, vbz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

ArcSoft ShowBiz Project
ChArc Compressed Archive
ACE Compressed Comic Book
Visual Basic Wizard Launch File
Card Vault Inventory Data
DB/TextWorks SQL Textbase Structure Data

🔴 Can't open a .cbz file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .cbz file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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