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Information about .tar File Extension

The Tape Archive (TAR) file format is a type of archive file format used to archive UNIX-like files while preserving file system information such as dates, directory structures, and permissions.

More information about .tar extension: Wikipedia


Encoded and Encrypted files 

Common .tar file type descriptions:

  • WinRAR archive
  • Tar archive
  • Архив WinRAR
  • WinRAR-Archiv
  • WinZip File

Applications, associated with .tar files

WinRAR archiver iconWinRAR archiver by Alexander Roshal
WinRAR is a powerful compression tool with many integrated additional functions to help you organize your compressed archives. It supports all popular compression formats (RAR, ZIP, CAB, ARJ, LZH, ACE, TAR, GZip, UUE, ISO, BZIP2, Z and 7-Zip)
7-Zip File Manager icon7-Zip File Manager by Igor Pavlov
7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
WinZip iconWinZip by WinZip Computing, S.L.
PeaZip, file and archive manager iconPeaZip, file and archive manager by Giorgio Tani
PeaZip is an Open Source file and free archive manager: flexible, portable and secure. It can extract, create and convert multiple archives at once, create self-extracting archives, split/join, using strong encryption, secure deletion, advanced search and compare features.
Bandizip iconBandizip by
Express Zip File Compression Software iconExpress Zip File Compression Software by NCH Software
Ashampoo Burning Studio 15 Portable iconAshampoo Burning Studio 15 Portable by
HaoZip archiver iconHaoZip archiver by HaoZip Software Studio
IZArc Archiver iconIZArc Archiver by IZSoftware
ACDSee iconACDSee by ACD Systems International Inc.
ACDSee makes it easy to get, view, organize, print, enhance and share your digital photos super fast. The original ACDSee product was discontinued by manufacturer and replaced by ACDSee Photo Manager.
BandiZip Application iconBandiZip Application by
7-Zip Portable icon7-Zip Portable by
PowerArchiver iconPowerArchiver by ConeXware, Inc.
PowerArchiver is a commercial alternative to classic compression utilities. It provides support for virtually all compression formats. It’s powerful, easy to use and versatile.
Hamster Lite Archiver iconHamster Lite Archiver by HamsterSoft
ACDSee Pro iconACDSee Pro by ACD Systems International Inc.
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