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Informations about the GZI filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .gzi filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .gzi file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.gz - Gzip Compressed File

The GZ file is a Archive file, which is connected to the gzip Compressed File according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Gzip Compressed File (.gz) files can be opened or converted with the help of gzip.

Format description:
GZ format
Magic string:
- / -
gzi, gzip
Related links:
Related extensions:
Gzip Compressed File

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .gzi file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .gzi extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .gzi files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .gzi file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .gzi file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .gzi file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .gzi file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .gzi extension

The .gzi filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .gzi files.

bzi, zgi, tzi, gzl, gsi, gai, zi, vzi, rzi, gz, gi

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .gzi file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .gzi extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

DBAN Kernel Image
Autodesk ImageModeler Project
Adobe Glyphlet Development Kit Glyphlet
Windows CE Time Zone Information
Roxio Recordnow! CD Image
VertiZontal Interlacing Image

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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