What is a .IMZ File And How To Open It – Gilles Vollant


Have you downloaded a file with .imz extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .imz file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .IMZ file?

The file extension .IMZ stands for WinImage Compressed Disk Image. The developer of this file extension is Gilles Vollant. This disk image file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .imz file on 1 platform.

How to open a .IMZ file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .IMZ file on various operating systems.

How to open a .IMZ file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .imz file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the WinImage software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use WinImage software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .IMZ file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the WinImage software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .IMZ file?

If you are still unable to open the .IMZ file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .IMZ file.in – Spyware File, .in – GNU Project, .inc – Include File, .inca – Adobe Systems, .incd – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .IMZ file with the WinImage program on Windows.