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LZH file extension

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

  • What is the .lzh file?
  • What program do I need to open a .lzh file?
  • How can the .lzh file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .lzh files to another format?

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

✅ LHarc Compressed Archive

LHarc Compressed Archive .lzh file icon
The LZH file is an LHarc Compressed Archive. LHarc is a freeware compression utility and associated file format, it was created by Haruyasu Yoshizaki.
Category: Archive files
Application: LHA
Mime-type: application/x-lzh-compressed
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
LZH aliases:
lha, lharc, lhz
LZH related links:
LZH related extensions:
LH ARC Compressed Archive

ARJ Compressed Archive

Compressed Microsoft Cabinet File

Gzip Compressed File

StuffIt Expander Archive

Tape Archive

Unix Gzipped TAR Archive

Compressed File

ZIP Archive

Zoo Compressed Archive

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

🚫 The .lzh file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lh, lhz, lsh, lz, lzb, lzg, lzj, lzm, lzt, pzh, zh, zlh

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Netscape Navigator Java Classes File
LZG Compressed Data
ZoneAlarm MailSafe Renamed MDB File
Atari Jaguar LZSS Compressed Data
LayaAir Sprite3D Data
LHarc Compressed Archive
Slax Module
Lush Source Code
HPE Library and Tape Tools Compressed Support Ticket
Lzip Compressed File

🔴 Can't open a .lzh 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 .lzh 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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