File Extension Library

.GTAR File Extension

  • Developer by: Free Software Foundation
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .GTAR files and how to open them?

Can't open .GTAR file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .GTAR file.

What is a .GTAR file extension?

.GTAR file extension is created by Free Software Foundation. .GTAR has been classified as Data Files. The format of .GTAR file is Binary.

.GTAR is GNU Tar Archive

File archive created using the GNU Tar standard, which was originally developed for tape archives; contains a group of uncompressed files; commonly compressed into a .TGZ format using .GZ gzip compression.

The GTAR extension is rarely used for Tar archives. Instead, the .TAR extension is much more commonly used.

List of all softwares that can open the GNU Tar Archive
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe for Windows
Corel WinZip 23
ESTSoft AlZip
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 16
Apple Archive Utility
Incredible Bee Archiver

How to fix problems with .GTAR files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .GTAR files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .GTAR file format
  2. You need to check the .GTAR file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)