EZZ File Extension

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Alpha Crypt Virus Encrypted Data Format

What is EZZ file?

EZZ filename suffix is mostly used for Alpha Crypt Virus Encrypted Data Format files. Files with EZZ extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. EZZ file format, along with 5277 other file formats, belongs to the Misc Files category. Users are advised to use TeslaDecoder software for managing EZZ files, although 5 other programs can also handle this type of file. Software named TeslaDecoder was created by BloodDolly. In order to find more detailed information on the software and EZZ files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support EZZ file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support EZZ files. Files with EZZ 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 EZZ file

Updated: 08/14/2020

How to open file with EZZ extension?

Being unable to open files with EZZ extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with EZZ 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 TeslaDecoder

Install software to open EZZ file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports EZZ files installed on the system. The most obvious solution is to download and install TeslaDecoder or one to the listed programs: AVG Antivirus, BitDefender, Avast Antivirus. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit TeslaDecoder website and download the installer.

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

Update software that support file extension EZZIf the problems with opening EZZ files still occur even after installing TeslaDecoder, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of TeslaDecoder is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that TeslaDecoder cannot handle files with EZZ may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of TeslaDecoder is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign TeslaDecoder to EZZ files

After installing TeslaDecoder (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open EZZ files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with EZZ file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the EZZ file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the TeslaDecoder installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open EZZ files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with EZZ file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with EZZ extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select TeslaDecoder and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with EZZ extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the EZZ is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the EZZ file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check EZZ file for viruses
1. The EZZ may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the EZZ is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the EZZ file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the EZZ file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the EZZ file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the EZZ file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Alpha Crypt Virus Encrypted Data Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open TeslaDecoder

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support EZZ files. Close all running programs and try opening the EZZ file.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Alpha Crypt Virus Encrypted Data Format files. It may be the case that the EZZ files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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