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MGZ file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mgz - Metal Gear Solid Archive

The MGZ game data files are related to Metal Gear Solid. MGZ file is a Metal Gear Solid Archive. Metal Gear Solid is an action-adventure stealth video game directed, produced and co-written by Hideo Kojima.

Metal Gear Solid
Game Data files
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Metal Gear Solid Archive related extensions:
Dance Dance Revolution Song
Metal Gear Solid V Mod Archive
BeatMania Song
Jewel Quest Configuration
Prison Architect Saved Game
Doom 3 GFC Data

.mgz - Compressed MGH MRI Data

The MGZ data files are related to FreeSurfer. MGZ file is a Compressed MGH MRI Data. The .mgh file format is used to store high-resolution structural data and other data which are to be overlaid on the high-resolution structural volume. A .mgz (or .mgh.gz) file is a .mgh file that has been compressed with ZLib.

Data files
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Compressed MGH MRI Data related extensions:
FreeSurfer Annotation
GIfTI Data
FreeSurfer Label
FreeSurfer Statistics File

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

Can't open a .mgz 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 .mgz file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

mz, mgs, gmz, mgx, mga, mbz, jgz, gz, mtz, mg, lgz, hgz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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

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