IBZ File Extension

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MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup
  • Developer
    Oracle Corporation
  • Category
    Archive Files
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What is IBZ file?

IBZ is a file extension commonly associated with MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup files. MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup specification was created by Oracle Corporation. IBZ files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. IBZ file format, along with 619 other file formats, belongs to the Archive Files category. MySQL Enterprise Backup supports IBZ files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 2 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Oracle Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMySQL Enterprise Backup software, but also about IBZ and other supported file formats.

Programs which support IBZ file extension

The following listing features IBZ-compatible programs. Files with IBZ suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support IBZ file

How to open file with IBZ extension?

Problems with accessing IBZ may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup 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 IBZ files.

Step 1. Download and install MySQL Enterprise Backup

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening IBZ files is that no program that can handle IBZ files is installed on user’s system. The most obvious solution is to download and install MySQL Enterprise Backup or one to the listed programs: MySQL, MySQL Enterprise Edition. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download MySQL Enterprise Backup installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Oracle Corporation website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update MySQL Enterprise Backup to the latest version

If you already have MySQL Enterprise Backup installed on your systems and IBZ files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of MySQL Enterprise Backup installed, it may not support IBZ format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using MySQL Enterprise Backup.

Step 3. Associate MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup files with MySQL Enterprise Backup

If you have the latest version of MySQL Enterprise Backup installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage IBZ on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the IBZ with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where MySQL Enterprise Backup is installed, check the Always use this app to open IBZ files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected IBZ file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with IBZ extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the IBZ for 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 IBZ file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Check the IBZ file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the IBZ 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. If the IBZ file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

Did you receive the IBZ 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. It could happen the the download process of file with IBZ extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run MySQL Enterprise Backup

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

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

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

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