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.QTZ File Extension

File TypeQuartz Composer File

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CategoryVideo Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is a QTZ file?

Animation created with Quartz Composer, a development tool created by Apple for processing and rendering graphical data; may include 2D images, 3D objects, textures, audio, MIDI data, and 2D and 3D effects.

More Information

QTZ files are used for certain Mac OS X screen savers, such as RSS Visualizer.qtz and Spectrum.qtz. These screen savers are saved in the /System/Library/Screen Savers/ directory.

Quartz Composer is installed with Apple's Developer Tools and is saved in the /Developer/Applications/ directory.

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Programs that open QTZ files
Apple Quartz Composer
Apple QuickTime Player
Updated 12/13/2007

.QTZ Extension Information

This page contains information about the file extension QTZ and its known file associations. Our goal is to help you understand what a *.qtz file is and how to open it.

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