LGZ file format description
Many people share .lgz files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .lgz file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .lgz files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.lgz - SmartOS Compressed Loopback Image
The LGZ data files are related to SmartOS. LGZ file is a SmartOS Compressed Loopback Image. SmartOS is a free and open-source SVR4 hypervisor based on the UNIX operating system that combines OpenSolaris technology with Linux's KVM virtualization.
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- SmartOS Compressed Loopback Image related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .lgz file extension. Even harmful programs can create .lgz files. Be especially cautious with .lgz files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .lgz 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 a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .lgz file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
glz, gz, igz, lbz, lg, lgs, lgx, lhz, lrz, ltz, lyz, lz, lzg, mgz, ogz
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- LHarc Compressed Archive
- Metal Gear Solid Archive
- Long Range Zip Compressed Archive
- Linux Gzipped Initrd Image
- Compressed MGH MRI Data
- Cube 2 Map Data
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