.EAZ File Extension

File Type:
ArcGIS Explorer Add-in File

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

What is a EAZ file?

Eaz file extension has ArcGIS Explorer Add-in file type, developed by ESRI, which is associated with the "plugin files" category.

ArcGIS Explorer is a freeware tool designed for visualizing, sharing, and exploring maps. Add-in files for this program use the .EAZ extension. They contain a compressed file archive with compiled code, XML files, and supporting add-in files. EAZ files extend the basic functionality of ArcGIS Explorer by adding new buttons, dockable windows, and so on. In order to work in the ArcGIS Explorer SDK, you must have Microsoft Visual Studio installed in your PC.

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

eaz file icon
File Type:
ArcGIS Explorer Add-in File
Plugin Files

How to open EAZ file?

Double click the eaz 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 .eaz 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 eaz 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 eaz 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 EAZ files

  • Windows Windows
    • ESRI ArcGIS Explorer ESRI ArcGIS Explorer
    • Microsoft Visual Studio with ESRI ArcGIS Explorer SDK Microsoft Visual Studio with ESRI ArcGIS Explorer SDK

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 eaz file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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