What is a .WZ File And How To Open It – Eidos Interactive (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .wz extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .wz file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .WZ file?

The file extension .WZ is Warzone 2100 Data File. It was developed by Eidos Interactive. The format of this game related file is zip.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wz file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .WZ file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .WZ file on your operating system/device.

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

The .wz file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Warzone 2100 software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Warzone 2100.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WZ 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: 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 Warzone 2100 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .WZ file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .wz file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Warzone 2100 software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Warzone 2100 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .WZ 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Warzone 2100 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .WZ file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Warzone 2100 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Warzone 2100 software.

Step 2

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

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Warzone 2100 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .WZ file?

If you cannot open the .WZ file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .WZ file.wz – NEXON. 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 .WZ file with the Warzone 2100 program on Windows, Warzone 2100 program on Mac and Warzone 2100 software on Linux.