.KDZ File Extension

Kaspersky Labs
File Type:
Kaspersky Virus Bases File

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

What is a KDZ file?

Kdz file extension has Kaspersky Virus Bases file type, developed by Kaspersky Labs, which is associated with the "data files" category.

Associated with Kaspersky antivirus software, the file provides data, which is essential for the software to detect and quarantine viruses. The file may be found within the \Kaspersky Lab\AVP12\Bases\ installation directory.

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

kdz file icon
Kaspersky Labs
File Type:
Kaspersky Virus Bases File
Data Files

How to open KDZ file?

Double click the kdz 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 .kdz 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 kdz 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the kdz 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 KDZ files

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

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