Filename extension .b6z
Internet media type application/x-b6z-compressed
Type Archive format
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B6Z is a archive format. It supports data compression, error recovery, and file spanning. It was developed by Mark Adler. B6Z files are supported by free software, particularly B6Zip.

The filename extension used by B6Z is .b6z. The B6Zip program is publicly available under the GNU Lesser General Public License.

Features Edit

  • Strong Rijndael/AES-256 encryption.
  • High compression ratios.
  • Compression and encryption of metadata such as file names.
  • Support for Unicode file names

External linksEdit

  • b6z Format — General information about the b6z archive format.