A tbz file extension is related to the bzip2 compressed TAR archive format.

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Software that open tbz file

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TBZ file extension - bzip2 compressed TAR archive

What is tbz file? How to open tbz files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The tbz file extension is used for an archive format that contains a group of files that are first archived with the Unix TAR program, then compressed with bzip2 compression tool.

The default software associated to open tbz file:

Julian Seward logobzip2  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Julian Seward

bzip2 is free Terminal data compressor for Linux/Unix based operating systems.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to extract data from tbz archives.

How to convert:

The easiest way how to convert tbz archive is to decompress the archive with the use of compatible tools and repack the content with another compression utility of your choice.

Find conversions from tbz file:

tbz to rar

Find converter to tbz file type:

boz to tbz

bzp2 to tbz

List of software applications associated to the .tbz file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open tbz file, edit tbz file, convert tbz file, view tbz file, play tbz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 tbz files.

Software that open tbz file - bzip2 compressed TAR archive

Programs supporting the exension tbz on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open tbz file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


Main software associated with tbz file by default:
Other suggested software:
TAR small icon TAR

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