.ZL File Extension

Zlib Compressed File

Developer Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler
3.8  |  6 Votes
Category Compressed Files
Format Binary

What is a ZL file?

File compressed by Zlib, an open source software compression library that uses the DEFLATE compression algorithm; contains a compressed file; not supported by common file compression and decompression utilities.

More Information

Zlib was adopted in version 1.1 of the Java Development Kit (JDK).

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Programs that open ZL files

Updated March 31, 2010

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