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.TAR.Z File Extension

File TypeZipped Tarball File

DeveloperThe GNU Project
2.0 (5 Votes)
CategoryCompressed Files

What is a TAR.Z file?

A TAR.Z file is a Unix TAR archive compressed with a standard Unix compression algorithm to save disk space. It contains one or more compressed files. The file is commonly used on Unix operating systems to archive groups of files.

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Tar zipped files more commonly use the .TAZ and .TZ file extensions.

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Programs that open TAR.Z files
Updated 4/28/2016

About TAR.Z Files

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