The File Extensions Database


.TZP File Extension

  • Developer by: Schlichtherle IT Services
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .TZP file?

.TZP is TrueZIP ecnrypted JAR Java archive

The tzp file extension is associated with the TrueZIP a Java based plug-in framework for virtual file systems (VFS) used to to open archive files.

The tzp file is originally JAR Java application archive with class files and auxiliary resources. However TZP files use encryption in TrueZIP's Random Access Encryption Specification (RAES) file format.


How to open:

Use TrueZIP to decrypt TrueZIP encrypted Java JAR file

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .tzp 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 solve problems with TZP files

  • Associate the TZP file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any TZP file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.TZP files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the TZP file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .TZP is TrueZIP ecnrypted JAR Java archive. Because only the current version supports the latest TZP file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Schlichtherle IT Services manufacturer website after an available .TZP is TrueZIP ecnrypted JAR Java archive update.
  • To make sure that your TZP file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.