File Extension Library

.CAZ File Extension

  • Category: Archive and compressed Files

What are .CAZ files and how to open them?

Can't open .CAZ file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CAZ file.

What is a .CAZ file extension?

.CAZ file extension has been classified as Archive and compressed Files.

.CAZ is Computer Associates Archive

The caz file extension is mainly related to a special compressed archive used in programs and solutions developed by Computer Associates. Commonly used for CA patches, plugins and other archives used by CA.

How to open:

You can decompress these files using CAZIPXP.EXE utility provided by CA.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .caz file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to fix problems with .CAZ files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CAZ files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CAZ file format
  2. You need to check the .CAZ file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)