>> W3Z file

W3Z file format description

Many people share .w3z files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .w3z file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .w3z files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.w3z - Warcraft 3 Saved Game

The W3Z game data files are related to Warcraft 3. W3Z file is a Warcraft 3 Saved Game. Warcraft 3 is a real-time strategy game from Blizzard Entertainment.

Warcraft 3
Game Data files
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Warcraft 3 Saved Game related extensions:
High Heat Baseball 2000 Game Data
GURPS Character Data
Gamebryo 3D Model Animation
Rumble Fighter Data
TerrainControl Custom Biome Objects v3
Mario Kart Wii Message File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .w3z file extension. Even harmful programs can create .w3z files. Be especially cautious with .w3z files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .w3z 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 .w3z file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

w3s, wwz, w3x, wz, wrz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Warcraft 3 Sounds Definition
Warcraft 3 Extension Data
Gzip Compressed WRL File
MapleStory WZ Package
Scream Tracker 3 Module

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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