Notes about the W3Z file extension:
To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened
" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?
" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps"
and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.
The W3Z file type is primarily associated with 'WarCraft III' by Blizzard Entertainment. A saved custom game from Battle.net that can only be resumed by the original participants.
Detailed information for file extension W3Z:
Hex: 57 61 72 63 72 61 66 74 20 49 49 49 20 72 65 63 6F 72 64 65 64 20 67 61 6D 65 1A 00 40 00 00 00 , ASCII: [email protected]
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database
To change file associations press Windows Key
and then Apps and Features
> Default apps
> Choose default apps by file type
Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.