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.LZ File Extension

File TypeLzip Compressed File

DeveloperLzip
Popularity
3.3 (9 Votes)
CategoryCompressed Files
FormatN/A

What is an LZ file?

File archive compressed with Lzip, a lossless data compressor based on the LZMA (Lempel-Ziv-Markov chain) algorithm; supports higher compression ratios than bzip2 and includes a 32-bit CRC checksum for checking the integrity of the file.

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Programs that open LZ files
Windows
Lzip
Mac
Lzip
Linux
Lzip
Updated 10/20/2009

About LZ Files

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