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TAR file extension

Online Archive Converter

What is TAR and how you can convert TAR file?

Our Free online archive converter allow you to convert your archive TAR ( Tape Archive ) format. Upload your TAR file and then select the format type you want to convert to, after the conversion is completed you can download the converted archive file instantly or by email.

TAR Extension

TAR file definition

Tape Archive File or known as TAR is an archive file that was created within the Unix-based utility. It collects multiple uncompressed files into a single file for distributions and storage. You can convert TAR format to any other format from our list in FIlezigzag.

Technical details for TAR file

TAR is an archive file that contains a number of files combined in a single file, TAR file needs to be compressed to GZ file using different compression application like GNU Zip compression. A TAR file consists of two elements; the file data and the file header.

File extension


Developed by:

Jean-loup Gailly

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Other TAR conversions

FileZigZag can convert TAR files to the following formats:

tar to 7z
tar to bz2
tar to bzip2
tar to gz
tar to gzip
tar to tbz
tar to tbz2
tar to tgz
tar to zip

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