.TZX File Extension

File Type:
ZX Spectrum Tape Image File

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

What is a TZX file?

Tzx file extension has ZX Spectrum Tape Image file type, which is associated with the "disk image files" category.

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

tzx file icon
File Type:
ZX Spectrum Tape Image File
Disk Image Files

How to open TZX file?

Double click the tzx 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 .tzx 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 tzx 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 tzx 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 TZX files

  • Windows Windows
    • Spectaculator Spectaculator
    • RealSpectrum RealSpectrum
    • ZX Spin ZX Spin
    • Speccy Speccy
    • Klive Klive
    • Zecut0r Z80 emulator Zecut0r Z80 emulator
    • vbSpec vbSpec
    • M.E.S.S. M.E.S.S.
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Fuse Fuse
    • M.E.S.S. M.E.S.S.
  • Linux Linux
    • XZX-Pro XZX-Pro
    • Fuse Fuse
    • Spectemu Spectemu
    • Aspectrum Aspectrum

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

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