What is a .Z6 File And How To Open It – Infocom (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .z6 extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .z6 file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .Z6 file?

The file extension .Z6 comes from Z-machine Z-code Version 6 File. This file extension was developed by Infocom. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .z6 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .Z6 file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .Z6 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .Z6 file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .z6 file on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .Z6 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 Zoom software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .Z6 file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .z6 file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Zoom software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Zoom software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .Z6 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Zoom software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .Z6 file?

If you are still unable to open the .Z6 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .Z6 file.z64 – Harrison Electronics, Inc., .z7 – Infocom, .z8 – Infocom, .z80 – Texas Instruments, .zab – Zipped Audio Book. 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 .Z6 file with the Zoom program on Mac and Zoom software on Linux.