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LZH file format description

Many people share .lzh files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .lzh file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .lzh files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.lzh - LHarc Compressed Archive

The LZH archive files are related to LHA. LZH file is an LHarc Compressed Archive. LHarc is a freeware compression utility and associated file format, it was created by Haruyasu Yoshizaki.

Archive files
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lha, lhz
LHarc Compressed Archive related extensions:
TomTom Package
Boxer for Mac Game Archive
Intergraph Smart Review Compressed Project Archive
GameSave Manager Backup Archive
Compressed Microsoft BMP Image
QPress QuickLZ Compressed Archive

Naturally, other applications may also use the .lzh file extension. Even harmful programs can create .lzh files. Be especially cautious with .lzh files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .lzh 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.

The .lzh file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

lh, lhz, lsh, lz, lzb, lzg, lzj, lzm, lzt, pzh, zh, zlh

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

HPE Library and Tape Tools Compressed Support Ticket
Lzip Compressed File
Presto Data
LayaAir Sprite3D Data
LHarc Compressed Archive
Slax Module

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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