TAR to TAR.GZ Converter

Select files for conversion or just drag and drop them to the upload area

How to convert TAR files to TAR.GZ online?

Step 1.

Upload TAR-file

Click "Choose File" button to select a tar file on your computer. TAR file size can be up to 50 Mb.
Step 2.

Convert TAR to TAR.GZ

Click "Convert" button to start conversion.
Step 3.

Download your TAR.GZ

When the conversion process is complete, you can download the TAR.GZ file.

Information about TAR and TAR.GZ file formats

Name TAR TAR.GZ
Full name TAR - Tape Archive
File extension .tar
MIME type application/x-tar
Developed by Jean-loup Gailly
Type of format File archiver
Description In computing, tar is a computer software utility for collecting many files into one archive file, often referred to as a tarball, for distribution or backup purposes. The archive data sets created by tar contain various file system parameters, such as time stamps, ownership, file access permissions, and directory organization.
Technical details A tar archive file contains uncompressed byte streams of the files which it contains. To achieve archive compression, a variety of compression programs are available, such as gzip, bzip2, xz, lzip, lzma, or compress, which compress the entire tar archive.
File conversion TAR conversion TAR.GZ conversion
Associated programs TAR
Wiki https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tar_(computing)