Files with TAZ extension can be found as compressed archives in TAR format.

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TAZ file extension - TAR compressed archive

What is taz file? How to open taz files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

taz file icon: taz filetype icon

The TAZ file extension is related to the archive file format format for Unix and Unix-based operating systems called TAR (tape archive). It is also the same named archiving software. A *.taz file stores compressed TAR archive.

MIME: application/x-tar

Help how to open TAZ files:

Plethora of file archivers can work and extract *.taz files.

How to convert file with extension TAZ:

As far as we know, this .taz file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .taz file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open taz file, edit taz file, convert taz file, view taz file, play taz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the taz files.

  • Open taz file
  • Extract taz file

Software that open taz file - TAR compressed archive

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open taz file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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