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.TAZ File Extension

File TypeTar Zipped File

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What is a TAZ file?

Unix TAR archive compressed using a standard Unix compression algorithm; short for ".tar.z," which is a combination of a .TAR and .Z file; typically used for archiving groups of files on Unix-based systems.

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Tar zipped files also use the .TZ file extension.

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Programs that open TAZ files
Windows
File Viewer Plus
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Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe for Windows
Corel WinZip 24
Mac
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe Mac 16
The Unarchiver
Linux
tar
gunzip
Updated 11/29/2008

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