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Details of extension .7-zip

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .7-zip file?
  • Which program can create the .7-zip file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .7-zip format?
  • What can convert .7-zip files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .7-zip extension?
7-Zip Archive .7z file icon

7-Zip Archive

7Z file is a 7-Zip Archive. 7z is the new archive format, providing high compression ratio.
Category: Archive files
Application: 7-Zip
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-7z-compressed
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
7-z, 7-zip, 7zip
Related extensions:
LH ARC Compressed Archive
ARJ Compressed Archive
Compressed Microsoft Cabinet File
LHarc Compressed Archive
StuffIt Expander Archive
Tape Archive
Unix Gzipped TAR Archive
Compressed File
ZIP Archive

Other types of files may also use the .7-zip file extension. If you have helpful information about .7-zip extension, write to us!

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7-Zip Archive

Can't open a .7-zip file?

If you want to open a .7-zip file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .7-zip association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.7-zip

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.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android