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TGZ file extension

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What is TGZ and how you can convert TGZ file?

Our Free online archive converter allow you to convert your archive TGZ ( UNIX Tar File Gzipped ) format. Upload your TGZ 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.

TGZ Extension

TGZ file definition

TGZ (The Gzipped Tar File) is a Unix Tar archive file. It uses TAR file to assemble multiple files and then compresses them using Gzip compression to reduce file size. Gzip can handle much larger files than Zip compression. It can be easily used in Mac or Linux OS but might face some problems in Windows OS. TGZ files must be converted in order to use in Windows and you can do that with Filzigzag.

Technical details for TGZ file

TGZ format was designed by Mark Adler and Jean-Loup Gailly for the GNU project in 1990. There are few differences between Zip and TGZ; 1st TGZ can handle larger files, 2nd ZIP files can include multiple files while TGZ can induce a single, very large file.

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Other TGZ conversions

FileZigZag can convert TGZ files to the following formats:

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

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