How to open SQZ files

Did your computer fail to open a SQZ file? We explain what SQZ files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a SQZ file?

The SQZ file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the SQZ file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 2 different uses of the SQZ extension, which you can read more about below.

Squeeze compressed archive

Through our analysis of SQZ files, we know that one use of the format is Squeeze compressed archive. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

SQWEZ compressed archive

Through our analysis of SQZ files, we know that one use of the format is SQWEZ compressed archive. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix SQZ files

These apps are known to open certain types of SQZ files. Since many different programs may use SQZ files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific SQZ file.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with SQZ-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with SQZ-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!