.ZZZ File Extension

File Type:
CCleaner Securely Deleted File

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

What is a ZZZ file?

Zzz file extension has CCleaner Securely Deleted file type, developed by Piriform, which is associated with the "misc files" category.

CCleaner is a program for scanning and removing unused files on your PC, which allows optimizing its performance. And it is responsible for creating files with this extension. ZZZ files serve as a bank saving a deleted file, that was securely removed. This way your system becomes more secured because a file fit the original name exists no more.

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

zzz file icon
File Type:
CCleaner Securely Deleted File
Misc Files

How to open ZZZ file?

Double click the zzz 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 .zzz 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 zzz 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 zzz 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 ZZZ 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 zzz file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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