What is a .PSZ File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .psz extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .psz file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PSZ file?

The .PSZ file extension is Compressed PostScript File. The format of this compressed file is zip.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .psz file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PSZ file?

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

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

To open the .psz file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Corel WinZip software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is 7-Zip, Corel WinZip and Microsoft File Explorer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PSZ file

2. The second step is locating 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Corel WinZip software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PSZ file on Mac

The .psz file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Apple Archive Utility software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PSZ 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

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Archive Utility software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PSZ file?

If you are still unable to open the .PSZ file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PSZ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pt – The Panther Team, .ptb – Power Tab File, .ptb – Sage Software, .ptc – PANTONE, .ptcop – Pixel. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .PSZ file with the Corel WinZip, 7-Zip, Microsoft File Explorer programs on Windows and Apple Archive Utility program on Mac.