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?
Click "Choose File" button to select a tar file on your computer. TAR file size can be up to 50 Mb.
Convert TAR to TBZ2
Click "Convert" button to start conversion.
Download your TBZ2
When the conversion process is complete, you can download the TBZ2 file.
Information about TAR and TBZ2 file formats
|Full name||TAR - Tape Archive||BZIP/TAR compressed archive|
|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|