What is a .VBZ File And How To Open It (Visual Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .vbz extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .vbz file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .VBZ file?

The .VBZ file extension is from Visual Basic Project Template. The file is a development related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .VBZ file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Visual Studio software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Microsoft Visual Studio software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VBZ 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 Microsoft Visual Studio software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .VBZ file?

If you cannot open the .VBZ file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .VBZ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .vc – Verge, .vc1 – Microsoft, .vc3 – MAZ Sound Tools, .vc4 – H+H Software, .vc4 – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .VBZ file with the Microsoft Visual Studio program on Windows.