Alternatives to GUI Tar for all platforms with any license

  • 7-Zip icon

    7-Zip

    7-Zip is an open-source file archiver, an application used primarily to compress files.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • WinRAR icon

    WinRAR

    WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android BSD

  • PeaZip icon

    PeaZip

    PeaZip is a free and open-source file manager and file archiver for Windows, Linux and BSD made by Giorgio Tani. It supports its...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

  • FreeCommander icon

    FreeCommander

    FreeCommander is an easy-to-use alternative to the standard windows file manager, reminiscent of Norton Commander. Function to view...

    Free Windows

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    The Unarchiver

    The Unarchiver is a much more capable replacement for "BOMArchiveHelper.app", the built-in archive unpacker program in Mac...

    Open Source Mac

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    Bandizip

    Bandizip is 100% free Archiver for home and office. It handles the most popular compression formats, including Zip, 7z, and Rar...

    Free Windows

  • File Roller icon

    File Roller

    File Roller is the archive manager of the GNOME desktop environment. It can extract, view, create and modify archives. File Roller is...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • HaoZip icon

    HaoZip Discontinued Warning

    Haozip is a powerful free archive manager. It can compress and extract archives in 7z, ZIP and TAR formats and can extract RAR, ISO...

    Free Windows

  • WinZip icon

    WinZip

    WinZip is a proprietary file archiver and compressor. It allows you to easily zip (compress) and unzip (decompress) files, encrypt...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Keka icon

    Keka

    keka is a free file archiver for Mac OS X Compression formats supported: 7z, Zip, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, DMG, ISO Extraction formats...

    Open Source Mac

  • FreeArc icon

    FreeArc Discontinued

    FreeArc is a free and open source file archiver developed by Bulat Ziganshin. It uses LZMA, PPMD, TrueAudio and GRzip algorithms with...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • 7z SFX-Creator icon

    7z SFX-Creator Discontinued

    A simple and easy to use GUI based on 7zip for creating self-extracting archives and self-extracting installers.

    Open Source Windows

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    IZArc Warning

    IZArc is the best freeware archive utility supporting many archive formats like: 7-ZIP, A, ACE, ARC, ARJ, B64, BH, BIN, BZ2, BZA...

    Free Windows iPhone iPad

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    B1 Free Archiver

    [Be careful during the installation: Forum ] B1...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

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    PowerArchiver

    PowerArchiver is a proprietary file archiver for Microsoft Windows. It supports full read-write access to several different archive...

    Commercial Windows

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    p7zip

    p7zip is a port of the command line version of the 7-Zip file archiver to POSIX-conforming operating systems like Unix (Linux...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD Haiku

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    Xarchiver

    Xarchiver is a lightweight desktop independent archive manager built with the GTK+2 toolkit. It was developed with a simple GUI which...

    Open Source Linux BSD Xfce

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    Info-ZIP Discontinued

    Info-ZIP is a set of open-source software to handle ZIP archives. It has been in circulation since 1989. It consists of 4...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • BetterZip icon

    BetterZip

    Extract Only Files You Really Need. Create Archives. Update Archives. Protect Your Data. Open Archives Without Extracting (ZIP...

    Commercial Mac

  • KGB Archiver icon

    KGB Archiver Discontinued

    KGB Archiver is the compression tool with an unbelievably high compression rate. Unfortunately, in spite of its powerful compression...

    Open Source Windows

  • AppCompactor icon

    AppCompactor

    AppCompactor allows you to easily compress applications to decrease size on disk and increase performance when running from slow...

    Open Source Windows

  • Free Opener icon

    Free Opener

    Free Opener allows users to view, edit and print many different types of files without having to download specialty software....

    Free Windows

  • Entropy icon

    Entropy

    Easily create, open and preview popular archive files like ZIP, RAR, 7z, TGZ and more ( 30+ formats supported ). An unparalleled...

    Commercial Mac

  • ArcThemAll! icon

    ArcThemAll!

    A simple software to multiple compress files and folders. ArcThemAll provides compression and extraction of batches of multiple...

    Open Source Windows

  • UltimateZip icon

    UltimateZip

    UltimateZip has all the features you need to archive, encrypt, share and shrink your files.

    Commercial Windows

  • Universal Viewer icon

    Universal Viewer

    Universal Viewer is an advanced file viewer for wide range of formats. Supported file formats are: Images: all major graphics...

    Freemium Windows

  • Bitser icon

    Bitser

    Bitser is free Windows zip software for managing archives and backups. It supports ZIP, ZIPX, 7Z, RAR, ISO, MSI, VHD, GZIP, BZIP2,TAR...

    Free Windows

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    The Archive Browser

    The Archive Browser is a program that lets you browse the contents of archives, as well as extract them. It will let you open files...

    Commercial Mac

  • Kudesnik Archiver icon

    Kudesnik Archiver

    Light archive manager "Kudesnik". Formats: ZIP, JAR, RAR, 7-ZIP. Create and decompress archives.

    Open Source Android

  • TUGZip icon

    TUGZip Discontinued

    TUGZip is a powerful freeware archiving utility for Windows that provides support for a wide range of compressed, encoded and...

    Free Windows

  • ALZip icon

    ALZip

    ALZip is a file compression program that can unzip 40 different zip file archives. ALZip can zip files into 8 different archives such...

    Free Personal Windows

  • CabPack icon

    CabPack Discontinued

    A freeware compression program with which you can create cabinet (.CAB) files. With just a few mouse clicks you specify which files to...

    Free Windows

  • Hamster Free ZIP Archiver icon

    Hamster Free ZIP Archiver

    Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a New Zip Tool for compression & encryption with improved Very Fast Zip algorithm. 100% free...

    Free Windows

  • BitZipper icon

    BitZipper

    Unzip WinZip, WinRAR, WinAce and many other types of archives as easy as 1-2-3! If you download files from the Internet, BitZipper is...

    Commercial Windows