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RZ file extension

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

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

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

✅ Rzip Compressed Data

RZ file is an Rzip Compressed Data. Rzip is a compression program, similar in functionality to gzip or bzip2, but able to take advantage long distance redundencies in files, which can sometimes allow rzip to produce much better compression ratios than other programs.
RZ format description not yet available
Category: Archive files
Application: rzip (Unix)
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
RZ aliases:
RZ related links:
RZ related extensions:
Gzip Compressed File

BZip2 Compressed Data

LZOP Compressed File

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

🚫 The .rz file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dz, ez, fz, gz, ra, rs, rx, tz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Fritzing Sketch File
Gzip Compressed File
Compressed Tape Archive
Sun Raster Image
Dzip Archive
Borland Reflex Database Driver
EZ Word Document
Andrew Toolkit Inset Data
Real Audio Sound

🔴 Can't open a .rz 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 .rz 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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