What is a .PXZ File And How To Open It – Autodesk (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .pxz extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .pxz file extension and how to open it.

What is a .PXZ file?

The .PXZ file extension is from Pixlr Zipped Layered Image. This file extension was developed by Autodesk. This raster related file is in zip format.

What to know

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

How to open a .PXZ file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .pxz file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the B1 Free Archiver software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Autodesk Pixlr, Corel WinZip and B1 Free Archiver.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PXZ 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 B1 Free Archiver 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 .PXZ file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .pxz file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the B1 Free Archiver software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Autodesk Pixlr, Apple Archive Utility and B1 Free Archiver.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PXZ 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: 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 B1 Free Archiver software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .PXZ file on Linux

To open the .pxz file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the B1 Free Archiver software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use B1 Free Archiver software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PXZ 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the B1 Free Archiver software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

How to open a .PXZ file in the Browser

The currently known web apps that can open this file are: Autodesk Pixlr. Just right click on the file and choose “Open With” on your OS.

Still cannot open the .PXZ file?

If you cannot open the .PXZ file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .PXZ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .py – Python Software Foundation, .pyc – Python Software Foundation, .pyd – Python Dynamic Module, .pym – VRVis Research, .pyo – Python Software Foundation. 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 .PXZ file with the B1 Free Archiver, Autodesk Pixlr, Corel WinZip programs on Windows, B1 Free Archiver, Autodesk Pixlr, Apple Archive Utility programs on Mac, B1 Free Archiver software on Linux and Autodesk Pixlr program in the Browser.