What is a .WGZ File And How To Open It – Nokia (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .wgz extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .wgz file extension and how to open it.

What is a .WGZ file?

The .WGZ file extension stands for S60 Web Runtime Widget Package. It was developed by Nokia. The file has the zip format, and it is a system related files.

What to know

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

How to open a .WGZ file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .WGZ file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Nokia Suite software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WGZ 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 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 Nokia Suite 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 .WGZ file on Mac

To open the .wgz file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Nokia Multimedia Transfer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Nokia Multimedia Transfer.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .WGZ 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Nokia Multimedia Transfer software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .WGZ file?

If you cannot open the .WGZ file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .WGZ file.whf – Wing Helper e.U., .whirld – Aubrey Falconer, .whl – Python, .whtt – Xavier Roche, .wi – Wavelet Image. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .WGZ file with the Nokia Suite program on Windows and Nokia Multimedia Transfer program on Mac.