About GZ Format

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Additional information about GZ file format

File extension .GZ
File category ARCHIVE
Additional information about A compression format used by the GNU Zip extension file most versions of Unix and Linux
Additional information http://www.gzip.org/
Useful links http://www.winzip.com/gz-file.htm
File conversion Convert a file to GZ
Developer The GNU Project
Associated programs WinRAR 5 (Windows), 7-Zip (Windows), Zipeg (Windows, Mac)