TAR to TBZ2 Converter

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

How to convert TAR files to TBZ2 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 TBZ2

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

Download your TBZ2

When the conversion process is complete, you can download the TBZ2 file.

Information about TAR and TBZ2 file formats

Name TAR TBZ2
Full name TAR - Tape Archive BZIP/TAR compressed archive
File extension .tar .tbz2
MIME type application/x-tar
Developed by Jean-loup Gailly Julian Seward
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. TBZ2 file extension is sometimes used for archiving data on Unix systems and for exchanging files on the internet. Binary format. Compresses data using a combination of the Burrows-Wheeler transform and Huffman entropy coding. Stores a single file. Typically used in combination with TAR.
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 TBZ2 conversion
Associated programs TAR ALZip, WinZip, 7-Zip
Wiki https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tar_(computing) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bzip2
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