File Extension Library

.EMZ File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .EMZ files and how to open them?

Can't open .EMZ 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 .EMZ file.

What is a .EMZ file extension?

.EMZ file extension is created by Microsoft. .EMZ has been classified as Vector Image Files. The format of .EMZ file is Binary.

.EMZ is Windows Compressed Enhanced Metafile

An EMZ file is a compressed image used by Microsoft programs such as Visio and the Office suite. It contains an Enhanced Metafile (.EMF file) that has been compressed with the .GZIP compression algorithm.

EMZ files may be decompressed with a GZIP decompression utility such as GNU zip (gzip.exe) or WinGZip. After decompression, they may be opened as standard EMF files.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Compressed Enhanced Metafile
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Office 2016
Microsoft Visio 2016

How to fix problems with .EMZ files

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