GRAPHMLZ File Extension

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Zip Compressed GraphML Format
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What is GRAPHMLZ file?

GRAPHMLZ is a file extension commonly associated with Zip Compressed GraphML Format files. GRAPHMLZ file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Linux, Mac OS, Windows system platform. GRAPHMLZ file belongs to the Data Files category just like 1258 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use yEd software for managing GRAPHMLZ files, although 2 other programs can also handle this type of file. yEd software was developed by yWorks, and on its official website you may find more information about GRAPHMLZ files or the yEd software program.

Programs which support GRAPHMLZ file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open GRAPHMLZ files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. GRAPHMLZ files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support GRAPHMLZ file

Windows Windows
Linux Linux

How to open file with GRAPHMLZ extension?

Problems with accessing GRAPHMLZ may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Zip Compressed GraphML Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with GRAPHMLZ files.

Step 1. Get the yEd

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports GRAPHMLZ files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the yEd developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support GRAPHMLZ files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download yEd installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit yWorks website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of yEd and update if needed

You still cannot access GRAPHMLZ files although yEd is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that yEd cannot handle files with GRAPHMLZ may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of yEd is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Zip Compressed GraphML Format files with yEd

If you have the latest version of yEd installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage GRAPHMLZ on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the GRAPHMLZ file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the yEd installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open GRAPHMLZ files box and clicking OK button.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with GRAPHMLZ extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with GRAPHMLZ extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Verify that the GRAPHMLZ is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the GRAPHMLZ file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

Should it happed that the GRAPHMLZ is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. GRAPHMLZ file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with GRAPHMLZ extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic GRAPHMLZ file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. It could happen the the download process of file with GRAPHMLZ extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Zip Compressed GraphML Format file.

4. Check whether your system can handle yEd

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with GRAPHMLZ extension. In this case close the other applications.

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

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Zip Compressed GraphML Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with GRAPHMLZ files affecting older versions of given software.

Conversion of a GRAPHMLZ file

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