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PCZ file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pcz - Compressed Macintosh PICT Image

The PCZ graphic files are related to XnView. PCZ file is a Compressed Macintosh PICT Image. PICT is a graphics file format introduced on the original Apple Macintosh computer as its standard metafile format.

Application:
XnView
Category:
Graphic files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Compressed Macintosh PICT Image related extensions:
.$s
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
.2bp
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
.2d
Amapi Image
.411
Sony Mavica Picture
.4bt
GoDot Image
.73i
TI-73 Bitmap

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

Can't open a .pcz 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:

example.pcz

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 .pcz file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cpz, cz, ocz, pc, pca, pcs, pcx, pdz, pfz, psz, pvz, pxz, pz, pzc

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.pvz
PTC Creo View MCAD Package
.cz
Czech Language Info File
.pcs
KDevelop Persistent Code Store
.pz
Panda3D Pzip Compressed File
.pcs
CYANA Pseudocontact Shift Restraint File
.pz
Panzoid Clipmaker Project

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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