How to open file with KMZ extension?

KMZ file description

The .KMZ file format is more like the .KM files that are zipped or compressed for easy distribution and download. Files that have .KMZ extension are useful in storing the map locations that are utilized by the Google Earth mapping program.

Often, a .KMZ file may comprise of a 3D model data that has been extracted from an .SKP file. If this is the scenarios, the model is then placed on the map and gives users with a better idea of what the building actually appears in the specific area. The Google Earth program is a mapping software that offer users with a bird’s eye view of the locations that are recorded around the globe.

Basic information about KMZ file

File KMZ is one of the files of the GIS Files category. Its full name is Google Earth Placemark File . File format KMZ was created by Google. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file KMZ sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a KMZ file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support KMZ file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
Conversion of a KMZ file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the KMZ extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of KMZ file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from KMZ extension to a different format :
kmz to kml,
File conversions from other format to KMZ file:
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the KMZ file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the KMZ file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the KMZ file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the KMZ file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the KMZ file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the KMZ file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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