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Convert XZ to ZIP

Our free online converter allows you to convert xz archives to zip as well as a variety of other formats.

Converting your xz file to zip is easy with these steps.

Converting your zip file to xz is easy with these steps.

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Step 1

Upload xz-file

You can select xz file you want to convert from your computer, Google Drive, Dropbox or simply drag and drop it onto the page.
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Step 2

Select «to zip»

Choose zip or any of the other 200+ supported formats you'd like to convert to.
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Step 3

Download your zip file

Please wait for the conversion to complete, then click on the download button to obtain your converted file in the zip format.

Converting xz to zip

Fast and easy
Simply drag and drop your xz files onto the webpage, and you'll be able to convert them to zip or over 250 different file formats, all without having to register, provide an email address, or include a watermark.
You don't need to worry about security.
As soon as you upload your xz files, we instantly delete them. Converted files are then deleted after 24 hours. Furthermore, we ensure that all file transfers are secure through advanced SSL encryption.
Everything is stored in the cloud.
You don't have to go through the hassle of installing any software. We handle all xz to zip conversions in the cloud, which means that none of your computer's resources will be used in the process.

xz

Extension.xz
Category🔵 archives
Description🔵 The XZ file format is a lossless compression file format that uses LZMA2 compression algorithm. It is designed to replace the older LZMA and LZMA2 formats and offers better compression ratios and faster decompression. XZ files typically have the .xz file extension.
Technical details🔵 XZ files are created using the xz utility or other compatible programs, and can be opened and extracted using various software applications such as 7-Zip, WinZip, and WinRAR. The format supports compressing multiple files or directories into a single archive, as well as preserving file attributes and permissions. The XZ format is based on a container format that includes the compressed data and metadata about the compression, such as the dictionary size, compression level, and checksums. The container format allows for easy streaming and seeking of compressed data, making it suitable for use in various applications.
Developer🔵 Tukaani
MIME type
🔵 application/x-xz

ZIP compression

Extension.zip
Category🔵 archives
Programs
🔵 StuffIt
🔵 WinRAR
🔵 Winzip
Description🔵 .zip (Zip Archive) The .zip format is a file archive and compression format that supports lossless data compression. A ZIP file may contain one or more files or directories that may have been compressedThe ZIP file format permits a number of compression algorithms, though DEFLATE is the most common. This format is widely used for distribution and storage of files and software because it reduces file size and bundles multiple files into a single archive, which is easier to handle and transfer.
Technical details🔵 The `.zip` format is a widely used data compression and archival format with these technical details: - Compression Algorithm: Primarily uses Deflate, but supports others like BZIP2, LZMA. - File/Directory Storage: Contains multiple files and directories, maintaining structure and metadata. - Lossless Compression: Allows perfect reconstruction of original data. - File Size Limits: Early ZIP limits were 4 GB size and 65,535 files; ZIP64 extension surpasses these. - Security: Supports password protection and encryption, including ZipCrypto and AES-256. - Error Detection: Includes CRC-32 checksums for data integrity. - Compatibility: Widely supported across various software and operating systems. - Portability: Commonly used for data transfer over the internet. - Split Archives: Allows large files to be split into multi-volume archives. - Metadata Storage: Can store file permissions and timestamps. - File Extensions: Mainly `.zip`; split archives use `.z01`, `.z02`, etc. - MIME Type: Recognized as `application/zip`. - Archive Update: Enables adding, modifying, or removing files without recreating the archive. The `.zip` format is favored for its effective compression, ability to handle multiple files, and broad compatibility.
Developer🔵 PKWARE
MIME type
🔵 application/zip
🔵 application/x-zip
🔵 application/x-zip-compressed
🔵 application/octet-stream
🔵 application/x-compress
🔵 application/x-compressed
🔵 multipart/x-zip

FAQ

❓ How do I change xz to zip?
To get started, either pick a file you want to convert from xz and select it or drag and drop it into the conversion tool. Next, select the desired format that you wish to convert your file to. Once you have selected the format, click the "convert" button and wait for the tool to finish converting your file.
⏳ What is the estimated time it will take to convert xz to zip?
Typically, image conversions only take a few seconds, so you can expect a speedy conversion when changing xz to zip.
🛡️ Can I trust OnlineConvertFree to convert xz to zip securely?
Absolutely! We take your security seriously, and guarantee the protection of your uploaded and converted files. No one will have access to your information since we delete all files once the conversion process is complete. You can trust that all types of conversions, including xz to zip, are 100% safe on OnlineConvertFree.
📱 Is it possible to convert xz to zip without having to install any software?
Yes, that's right! OnlineConvertFree doesn't require any installation, which means that you can convert any files, including xz to zip, on your computer or mobile device, completely online.