.WLZ File Extension

Gilles Vollant
File Type:
WinImage Compressed Disk Image Set

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

What is a WLZ file?

Wlz file extension has WinImage Compressed Disk Image Set file type, developed by Gilles Vollant, which is associated with the "disk image files" category.

Typically compressed with WinImage, the file contains a collection of disk images, saved in .IMA files. It is commonly stored as a compressed archive.
With the help of WinImage, user can decompress and mount individual disk images, which are usually saved as .IMZ files.

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

wlz file icon
Gilles Vollant
File Type:
WinImage Compressed Disk Image Set
Disk Image Files

How to open WLZ file?

Double click the wlz 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 .wlz 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 wlz 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 wlz 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 WLZ 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 wlz file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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