Z81 File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a Z81 file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .Z81 files.

What is a Z81 file?

A .Z81 file is an EightyOne snapshot file. Through our analysis of Z81 files, we know that one use of the format is EightyOne snapshot. 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.

How to open Z81 files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension Z81 for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different Z81 openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension Z81

While we know of one file format using the .Z81 file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .Z81 file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of Z81 files. Remember, different programs may use Z81 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

PowerArchiverPowerArchiverUser submitted
AverZipAverZipUser submitted
Ashampoo ZIP ProAshampoo ZIP ProUser submitted
StarPort Drivers for PowerArchiver Virtual Drive EmulatorStarPort Drivers for PowerArchiver Virtual Drive EmulatorUser submitted
360360User submitted
Ashampoo ZIP FreeAshampoo ZIP FreeUser submitted
Eolsoft Flash Movie PlayerEolsoft Flash Movie PlayerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with Z81-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with Z81-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!