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7z
How to open a file with .7z extension?
File type: 7-Zip Compressed File
Compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Searching for the right program to open .7z files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.
What is .7z file extension?

A 7Z file is a compressed archive created with Igor Pavlov's 7-Zip file compression utility. It uses open-source LZMA compression, which has a high compression ratio and can include strong AES-256 (256-bit) encryption. The file supports Unicode file names, archive header compression, and file sizes up to 16,000,000,000 GB.


Windows Desktop Software that can be used to open .7z files:
7-zip, WinRAR, PeaZip, ZipZag, Stuffit, StuffIt Deluxe, StuffIt Expander.

Mac OS Software that can be used to open .7z files:
WinZip Mac Edition.

Android Software that can be used to open .7z files:
RAR for Android

Windows Mobile Software that can be used to open .7z files:
Archiver for Windows Phone

iOS Software that can be used to open .7z files:
iZip

Linux Software that can be used to open .7z files:
B1 Free Archiver.