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.SHAR File Extension

File TypeUnix Shar Archive

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CategoryCompressed Files

What is an SHAR file?

Compressed archive created using the Unix Shell Archive Program; often several files compressed into one archive; can be unpacked on Unix systems with the "shar" application by typing sh filename.shar.

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Programs that open SHAR files

Updated 2006

About SHAR Files

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