What is a .WZCONFIG File And How To Open It – Corel (Visual Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .wzconfig 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. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .wzconfig file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .WZCONFIG file?

The .WZCONFIG file extension stands for WinZip Configuration File. It was developed by Corel. The format of this settings related file is xml.

What to know

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

How to open a .WZCONFIG file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .WZCONFIG file on various operating systems.

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WZCONFIG file

2. The second step is locating 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 Corel WinZip software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WZCONFIG file?

If you are still unable to open the .WZCONFIG file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .WZCONFIG file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .wzmul – Corel, .x – Microsoft, .x_b – Siemens PLM Software, .x_t – Siemens PLM Software, .x32 – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .WZCONFIG file with the Corel WinZip program on Windows.