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Details of extension .txz

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

XZ Compressed Tar Archive

TXZ file is an XZ Compressed Tar Archive. The XZ file format is a container format for LZMA2 compressed streams.
Category: Archive files
Application: XZ Utils
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-xz
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Gzip Compressed File
Tape Archive
Gzipped Tape Archive
BZip2 Compressed Data
Bzip Compressed Tape Archive
Bzip2 Compressed Tape Archive
XZ Compressed File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

XZ Compressed File
DataPerfect Text Storage
ZX Spectrum Emulator Tape Data TZX
Midas ViewPoint Text Array List
PTC Creo Training File
Gzipped Tape Archive
Tiny XML Server Script
TX Text Control Data
Motorola Droid Bionic Firmware

The .txz filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

xz (10), txx (9), txa (8), tcz (6), tzx (5), txs (4), tx (4), fxz (3), tsz (3), tdz (3), tz (2)

Can't open a .txz file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.txz

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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