EZT File Extension

EZT file icon
Worm.Win32.AutoRun.ezt Format
  • Developer
    Microsoft
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  • Popularity
    3.5 (2 votes)

What is EZT file?

EZT filename suffix is mostly used for Worm.Win32.AutoRun.ezt Format files. Microsoft defined the Worm.Win32.AutoRun.ezt Format format standard. EZT files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with EZT extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 4712 various file formats. BitDefender supports EZT files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 4 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Softwin developer not only will you find detailed information about theBitDefender software, but also about EZT and other supported file formats.

Programs which support EZT file extension

The following listing features EZT-compatible programs. Files with EZT extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support EZT file

How to open file with EZT extension?

Problems with accessing EZT may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with EZT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install BitDefender

Problems with opening and working with EZT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with EZT files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select BitDefender or one of the recommended programs (for example, Norton AntiVirus, Norton Internet Security, AVG Antivirus) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support EZT files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading BitDefender installed is by going to developer’s website (Softwin) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of BitDefender

If you already have BitDefender installed on your systems and EZT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of BitDefender installed, it may not support EZT format. The most recent version of BitDefender is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Worm.Win32.AutoRun.ezt Format files with BitDefender

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate EZT files with latest version of BitDefender you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the EZT file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where BitDefender is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open EZT files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected EZT file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with EZT extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the EZT file is complete and free of errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper EZT file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Verify that the EZT in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the EZT file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the EZT file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the EZT file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the EZT file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run BitDefender

If the systems has insufficient resources to open EZT files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Worm.Win32.AutoRun.ezt Format files. It may be the case that the EZT files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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