File extension GZ (.GZ) information

Windows cannot open GZ files?

If Windows is unable to open file extension .GZ you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a free registry scan.

Appropriate program:

The .GZ file extension identifies Gzip compressed archives developed as a free application as part of the GNU development project. GZ will most probably contain compressed data which can be uncompressed using a range of popular file archiving applications including WinZip, WinRAR and Allume Systems Stuffit Expander, to name only a few. These same applications can be used for creating .GZ files.. Incorrect associations are the cause of many file extension errors. Scan your system to prevent, identify and repair GZ file extension association errors.


  • Performance: To optimize memory and CPU usage for GZ files run a free performance scan.
  • Stability: Fix GZ errors to make your system and applications more stable.
  • Drivers: Scan your PC for the outdated drivers which lead to system errors and slowdowns.

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