- Buy Now
A TGZ file is a TAR Archive file that has been compressed using Gnu Zip (gzip) software. Commonly used on UNIX and Linux systems, TAR archives bundle a collection of files into a single file for easier distribution or backup. Once the TAR archive is created, gzip software is used to compress it to save hard disk space or reduce bandwidth requirements when sending by email or uploading/downloading these files online. The result of this process is a .TGZ file. If you are on a Windows system, you can use WinZip to extract the files from a TGZ file.
We designed WinZip to open and extract from the widest range of file formats, including all of the following:
Get WinZip now to open your TGZ file(s), then enjoy all that the world's most popular compression utility has to offer, including the easiest and most practical file compression, encryption, packaging, file management and data backup capabilities.
Buy WinZip Now
Also visit our partner site www.openthefile.net for more options to open TGZ files.