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TAR - Tape Archive


Format introduction:

In computing, tar is a computer software utility for collecting many files into one archive file, often referred to as a tarball, for distribution or backup purposes. The archive data sets created by tar contain various file system parameters, such as time stamps, ownership, file access permissions, and directory organization.

Technical details:

A tar archive file contains uncompressed byte streams of the files which it contains. To achieve archive compression, a variety of compression programs are available, such as gzip, bzip2, xz, lzip, lzma, or compress, which compress the entire tar archive.


File extension .tar
MIME application/x-tar
Developed by AT&T Bell Laboratories
Type of format File archiver
Associated programs TAR
Sample file sample.tar
Wikipedia TAR on Wikipedia


The list shows what formats can convert to TAR and what formats can be converted from TAR. Click on a link below to start a specific conversion.

# Conversion Type Position
1 TAR to 7z archive FROM TAR
2 TAR to ZIP archive FROM TAR
3 TAR to WIM archive FROM TAR
4 7z to TAR archive TO TAR
5 ZIP to TAR archive TO TAR
6 WIM to TAR archive TO TAR
7 RAR to TAR archive TO TAR