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What program will open a .pza file useing Win7?

The  .pza file was created useing MGI Photosuite 4, a nonsupported obsolete program.

When I try to use this program in Win7 it will not open and instead opens the control panel.
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csalaskiCommented:
The file type was assigned to MGISoft which was acquired by Roxio in 2001.  http://www.roxio.com/enu/company/press/releases/2001/roxio_to_acquire_mgi_software.html

The product that used this file extension was MGI PhotoSuite II/III/4

Roxio has a page that instructs how to use pza files
http://kb.roxio.com/search.aspx?URL=/content/EPS000273&PARAMS=set-locale=en
and
http://kb.roxio.com/search.aspx?URL=/content/EPS000362&PARAMS=set-locale=en
But I cannot determine from their product descriptions if they offer any products that still support this file type.

If you can find a copy of the old MGI Photosuite of any generation, you can open this file.
I have not been able to find any applications that can open this file type.

Though Roxio no longer offers PhotoSuite as a standalone program on their site, it is included as one of the programs on Roxio Creator 2010.  http://www.roxio.com/enu/products/creator/suite/overview.html
which does work in windows7 according to a forum post here.  http://forums.support.roxio.com/topic/66720-photosuite-81/?s=dcdc6c6bb4a28ad2662df644c99b5a51

I have not been able to find any other graphics program that will open a pza file.
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