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Details of extension .lzh

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

LHarc Compressed Archive

The LZH file is an LHarc Compressed Archive. LHarc is a freeware compression utility and associated file format, it was created by Haruyasu Yoshizaki.
Category: Archive files
Application: LHA
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-lzh-compressed
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
lha, lharc, lhz
Related extensions:
LH ARC Compressed Archive
ARJ Compressed Archive
Compressed Microsoft Cabinet File
Gzip Compressed File
StuffIt Expander Archive

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

LayaAir Sprite3D Data
LHarc Compressed Archive
Lush Source Code
Lzip Compressed File
LZB Archive

The .lzh filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lzm (1), lzg (1), lz (1), lh (1), zh (1), lzt (1), lzj (1), lzb (1), lsh (1), zlh (1), pzh (1)

Can't open a .lzh file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.lzh

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android