Details of extension .tgz
Below, you can find answers to the following questions:
- What is the .tgz file?
- Which program can create the .tgz file?
- Where can you find a description of the .tgz format?
- What can convert .tgz files to a different format?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .tgz extension?
1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database
Gzipped Tape Archive
Other types of files may also use the .tgz file extension. If you have helpful information about .tgz extension, write to us!
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar extensions in our database:
The .tgz filename extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Can't open a .tgz file?
If you want to open a .tgz file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .tgz association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
If you don't know how to set the .tgz file association, check the FAQ.
Supported operating systems
Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android