File Extension Library

.LZMA File Extension

  • Developer by: Igor Pavlov
  • Category: Archive and compressed Files

What are .LZMA files and how to open them?

Can't open .LZMA 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 .LZMA file.

What is a .LZMA file extension?

.LZMA file extension is created by Igor Pavlov. .LZMA has been classified as Archive and compressed Files.

.LZMA is 7-Zip compressed data

The lzma file extension is associated with the 7-zip compression utility and it is used for archives compressed with the LZMA (Lempel-Ziv-Markov) chain algorithm.

However, default file extension for 7-zip archives is 7Z.

How to open:

Use 7-zip to open files with *.lzma extension.

How to convert:

Use 7-zip to convert files with this extension.

How to fix problems with .LZMA files

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