How to open a file with .PUZ extension?

File Type : Across Crossword Puzzle (Literate Software Systems)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

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What is .PUZ file extension?

Electronic crossword puzzle that can be played or printed using Across Lite software; contains a single puzzle that can be filled out by the user. PUZ files are provided by the New York Times and other publications. These files are typically made available as free downloads to premium subscribers. Daily crossword puzzles often have dated filenames, such as "apr0911-4.puz." NOTE: Since PUZ files are saved in a proprietary format, they can only be opened with Across Lite, which is available as a free download.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open PUZfiles:

  • Literate Software Across Lite
  • Literate Software Across Lite