While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .cpgz extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .cpgz file extension and how to open it.
What is a .CPGZ file?
The .CPGZ file extension is Compressed CPIO Archive. This
What to know
There are currently 2 software that can open the .cpgz file on 1 platform.
How to open a .CPGZ file?
Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .CPGZ file on your operating system/device.
How to open a .CPGZ file on Mac
There are 4 simple steps to open the .cpgz file on Mac.
Step 2: Finding your .CPGZ file
2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.
Step 3: Clicking “Open with”
3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.
Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file
4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Apple Archive Utility software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.
Still cannot open the .CPGZ file?
If you are still unable to open the .CPGZ file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .CPGZ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: