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.gzip

File Type Gnu Zipped File IconGnu Zipped File
File Format Standard
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Compressed archive created using the Gnu gzip compression algorithm; gzip (GNU Zip) is an open source compressor included with many Unix systems.

More information is available at the gzip home page.

Gnu zipped files more often use the .GZ extension.

Open With
Windows

IconSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe

IconCorel WinZip

Icon7-Zip

macOS

IconSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe Mac

IconApple Archive Utility

IconKeka for Mac

Unix

Icongzip

IconXarchive

IconB1 Free Archiver

Updated 2007
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference
https://pc.net/extensions/file/gzip
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