A CPGZ file is a Compressed UNIX CPIO Archive file. Learn how to open a. CPGZ file file, or how to convert CPGZ to PDF, ZIP, SRT, etc. I was emailed file that I really want to open but when I try to unzip it only creates file then or anotherzip. I’ve tried. Last night, I downloaded a zip archive of freely-distributed MP3 files, and when I double-clicked it to decompress it, all I got was file.

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The command line unzip tool is often able to break archives out of the. Instead, click on the link, and download it from the Dropbox page that is displayed. August 23, at For my purposes, I used the command line method, but Cpga was also confirmed to work just as well. Double-clicking that file just created the zip file again, and this was an endless loop Searching on Google, I saw that plenty of people had come across this problem, and offered a number of suggestions, none of which worked for me.


June ro, at 2: Nothing happens when I extract the. July 1, at 6: Jun 17, 5: The Unarchiver free download was able to unarchive the original. March 30, at 2: Thanks for the cpga

How to Open a Zip File That Turns Into a CPGZ

Ran terminal which ran a while and did not unzip the the file. Downloading from another browser worked. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. I have an ongoing problem with this and was hopeful after reading this thread.

Decompress zip archives that expand to .cpgz archives – Mac OS X Hints

September 21, at 9: Either this file is not a zipfile, or it constitutes one disk of a multi-part archive. March 30, at 4: I have OS X Common archive format that can clgz extracted with any archiving tool. May 4, at 9: Somewhat older format, yet still used. November 23, at 4: Antonio Leites Antonio Leites.

How to Unzip a CPGZ File on Mac OS X

What’s New in the Forums? I tried the Terminal workaround. The unzip from command line option did the trick for me.

October 22, at 1: Posted on Mar 17, 7: News – Beta 2 of iOS User profile for user: I had this problem with Chrome and Firefox downloads of zipped files, but using Safari to download unzipped the download properly.


I just downloaded cogz file like this.

It happens reliably when I create a. This is apparently a zipped CPIO archive file. Jun 23, 9: Apple Watch Speciality level out of ten: In any case, fo you encounter this odd archive decompression loop, here’s an easy way to solve the problem.

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But I also heard this problem may be due to leopard. Next conversion entry convert cpio to September 10, at 7: July 19, at Mac OS Ot Speciality level out of ten: The problem with re-zipping it is that I don’t want it to be a Mac.

All replies Drop Down menu. ZIP and it unzipped.