.WIZ File Extension

Wizard File

General Information

Title WIZ File Extension
Extension .wiz
Full Form Wizard File
File Type Settings/Document Template
Developer Microsoft
MIME Type application/msword

File Function

Primary Function Store templates
Additional Functions Guided tasks
Features Customizable, Automated steps

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Document Creation Yes
Template Generation Yes
Automated Formatting Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Macro viruses
Best Practices Disable macros, Regular updates

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Early 1990s
Latest Version Varies with Office version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .doc, .dot, .docx, .dotx

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Microsoft Word Subscription Windows, Mac
LibreOffice Free Windows, Mac, Linux
OpenOffice Free Windows, Mac, Linux