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.GTAR File Extension

File TypeGNU Tar Archive

DeveloperFree Software Foundation
3.0 (2 Votes)
CategoryData Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a GTAR file?

File archive created using the GNU Tar standard, which was originally developed for tape archives; contains a group of uncompressed files; commonly compressed into a .TGZ format using .GZ gzip compression.

More Information

The GTAR extension is rarely used for Tar archives. Instead, the .TAR extension is much more commonly used.

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Programs that open GTAR files
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe for Windows
Corel WinZip 21
ESTSoft AlZip
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 16
Apple Archive Utility
Incredible Bee Archiver
Updated 5/16/2014

About the file extension gtar

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