Gzip Compressed Archive File .gz File Extension

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The GNU Project
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What are gz files & how to open them - Gzip Compressed Archive File

Developer:
The GNU Project

A GZ file is an archive file that has been generated by the GNU zip compression algorithm.
The file contains a collections of compressed files and is commonly used on a Unix based Operating System. The Gzip program comes standard with most Unix systems and is supported by a wide range of decompression programs.

gz file - Software that can open gz files

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WinZip 26.0 15033
File compression software used for zipping and unzipping packets of data.
Last updated 2022-03-22
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27.6K downloads
WinRAR 6.11
Compression and extraction software to shrink down or reveal contents of compressed files.
Last updated 2022-03-04
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47.9K downloads
PeaZip 7.6.0
Manages files using compression and decompression options in Zip format
Last updated 2020-12-15
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1.3K downloads