ALZ file format description

Many people often share .alz files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .alz files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .alz files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .alz files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .alz file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.alz - ALZip Archive

The ALZ archive files are related to ALZip. The ALZ file is an ALZip Archive. The ALZ archive format from ESTsoft is specially designed for very large archives. There is no size limit on an ALZ archive like there is for ZIP files. So you can backup storage intensive files like raw video footage. The ALZip seems to be no longer supported.

Category:Archive files
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Aliases:a00, a01, a02, a03

ALZip Archive related extensions:

  • egg ALZip Archive

.alz - DarkEden Game Data

The ALZ game data files are related to DarkEden. The ALZ file is a DarkEden Game Data. DarkEden is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) in isometric projection published by Softon.

Category:Game Data files
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DarkEden Game Data related extensions:

  • ptl Delta Force Particle Data
  • scr Delta Force Dialog Scripts Data
  • onlv Oni Game Level Data
  • xa The Sims Audio Data
  • clu Broken Sword 2 Data
  • sdt GTA III Audio Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .alz file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .alz extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .alz files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .alz files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .alz 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .alz file

To set the .alz file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .alz file association. Many applications can open .alz files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .alz file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

aiz, al, ala, als, alx, amz, apz, az, azl, laz, lz, qlz, wlz, xlz, zlz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .alz filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .alz:

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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