TAR and RAR are very common archive formats, although both are typically found on another platform. TAR is for Unix, RAR for Windows. You can decompress and compress both with many of the currently available file managers and compression tools and as such can also be converted.
Convert Unix standard Archive format, Tape Archive to WinRAR RAR compressed archive.
We have found 6 software records in our database eligible for .tar to .rar file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert tar to rar on Windows
One of the oldest and most popular shareware file archiver and data compression utility
Convert from tar file format
|Yes, WinRAR supports rar file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||rar editor||Yes||No||No||Yes|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned tar to rar. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Popular open source file archiver with a high compression ratio
One of the many available file compression utilities
Freeware file compression tool
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert tar to rar on OS X
A compression utility for Mac
A compression utility for OS X