GZIP File Extension

Gnu Zipped File Type

Extension .gzip
Developer Not Available
Popularity 5.0 (2 Votes)
Mime Type application/x-gzip
Default Program gzip
Category Compressed Files
Format Binary
Updated 6/1/2021


What is a GZIP File Extension?

GZIP file extension is created by Developer, also known as Gnu Zipped File. GZIP has been classified as Compressed Files. This File type categories under Zip, Text, Binary and XML, however, the format of this file format has not been determined yet. You can open GZIP files in gzip program.

Free GZIP File Online Tools & Apps

We have also the free online .GZIP (Gnu Zipped File) file extension apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to GZIP, merge, split and compare the GZIP files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.



GZIP Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Gnu Zipped File .GZIP File Extensions while opening the .GZIP files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open GZIP Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Gnu Zipped File on your system such as gzip.
  2. Associate default Gzip gzip program for *.gzip (Gnu Zipped File) files.

    Associate GZIP Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.GZIP (e.g example.gzip) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Gzip gzip program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .gzip files.

    Associate GZIP Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.GZIP (e.g example.gzip) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Gzip gzip program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .gzip extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

Related GZIP File Extensions

GZIP default file extension is .GZIP and other similer related extensions are:



All Platform Software Programs for GZIP File Extension

List of all softwares that can open the GZIP files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.

Microsoft Windows logo image Open GZIP File on Windows

Software License Developer
Richard Bannister Audio Overload image. Richard Bannister Audio Overload 2 for Windows  Open richard bannister website. Freeware Richard Bannister
Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver image. Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver 0.6 for Windows  Open catalina group website. Open Source Catalina Group
Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition image. Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition 000 for Windows  Open bitdefender antivirus free edition website. Free Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition
Igor Pavlov 7-Zip image. Igor Pavlov 7-Zip 16 for Windows  Open 7 zip website. Open Source 7-Zip
PeaZip image. PeaZip 5 for Windows  Open peazip website. Open Source PeaZip
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe image. Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010 for Windows  Open smith micro website. Commercial Smith Micro
E-merge WinAce image. E-merge WinAce 2 for Windows  Open e merge website. Shareware E-merge

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen GZIP File on Mac OS

Software License Developer
Richard Bannister Audio Overload image. Richard Bannister Audio Overload 2 for MacOs  Open richard bannister website. Freeware Richard Bannister
Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver image. Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver 0.6 for MacOs  Open catalina group website. Open Source Catalina Group
Smith Micro Stuffit Deluxe Mac image. Smith Micro Stuffit Deluxe Mac 16 for MacOs  Open smith micro website. Commercial Smith Micro

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen GZIP file on Linux

Software License Developer
Richard Bannister Audio Overload image. Richard Bannister Audio Overload 2 for Linux  Open richard bannister website. Freeware Richard Bannister
Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver image. Catalina Group B1 Free Archiver 0.6 for Linux  Open catalina group website. Open Source Catalina Group
gzip image. gzip 000 for Linux  Open gzip website. Free gzip
PeaZip image. PeaZip 5 for Linux  Open peazip website. Open Source PeaZip

Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen GZIP file on Web

Software License Developer

iOS logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen GZIP file on iOS

Software License Developer

Android logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen GZIP file on Android

Software License Developer

About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

GZIP file extension icon image.About GZIP - Gnu Zipped File

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Updated 6/1/2021




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