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Details of extension .diz

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .diz file?
  • Which program can create the .diz file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .diz format?
  • What can convert .diz files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .diz extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Archive Description .diz file icon

Archive Description

DIZ file is an Archive Description file. The file_id.diz (or descript.ion) file is a straight ASCII text file which contains the full description of the archived file containing it.
Category: Document files
Application: Notepad
Program name: notepad.exe
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Mobipocket Reader Data
Mobipocket Reader E-Book
Readme Text

Other types of files may also use the .diz file extension. If you have helpful information about .diz extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Microsoft Word Wizard
Dzip Archive
MSC Patran Displacement Results
CPT Crosswords Data
DKBTrace Scene
Stonevoice Translator Custom Dictionary
Apertium Monodix Dictionary Data
Dia Diagram
ZynAddSubFX Instrument File

The .diz filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wiz (20), dz (11), dlz (6), dis (6), dix (5), dia (2), xiz (1)

Can't open a .diz file?

If you want to open a .diz file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .diz association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.diz

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

If you don't know how to set the .diz file association, check the FAQ.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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