TZ File Type- The quick facts
What are TZ files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a TZ file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a TZ file?
TZ files have multiple uses, and Compressed TAR is one of them.
Compressed TAR file
Files with the .tz file extension are often Unix TAR archive files that have been compressed with the Unix "compress" command to reduce the size. More often users name the files .tar.z instead of .tz.
How to open TZ files
We have identified 2 TZ openers that are compatible with this specific type of TZ file.
Programs that open Compressed TAR files
Last updated: March 17, 2022
More file formats using the TZ extension
Through our research of TZ files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.
- TimeZone Data
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