.CPGZ File Extension

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File Type:
Compressed CPIO Archive
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Having trouble opening .cpgz extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cpgz files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cpgz files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CPGZ file?

Cpgz file extension has Compressed CPIO Archive file type, which is associated with the "compressed files" category.

These are compressed archives that use the combination of the .CPIO archive format and gzip compression (.GZ). CPGZ files are similar to .TGZ files, which utilize both gzip compression and an uncompressed .TAR container. Usually used by Linux and Mac OS X systems. 

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

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Developer:
N/A
File Type:
Compressed CPIO Archive
Category:
Compressed Files
Format:
Binary

How to open CPGZ file?

Double click the cpgz file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cpgz extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cpgz extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cpgz file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CPGZ files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • Apple Archive Utility Apple Archive Utility
    • The Unarchiver The Unarchiver
    • ditto ditto
  • Linux Linux
    • ditto ditto

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cpgz file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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