If you need to open .tar files but don't know how to do it using the terminal window, then...
Added Apr 6, 2001
StuffIt Expander 2011 is free and available for download.
Added May 3, 2013
MindExpander features built-in support for MacBinary, BinHex, StuffIt, etc.
Added Sep 25, 1999
EasyGZ is an easy-to-use GZip compressor and decompressor.
Added Jul 27, 1998
Disk Copy also converts disk images from one format to another and creates a disk image...
Added May 5, 1999
sunTAR is great for Mac-based Webmasters who tend to download CGI scripts in .tar format.
Added May 11, 2001
You can also expand and extract any of the items which reside in the tome, and use the...
Added Dec 17, 1998
MacBinary II+ has no User Interface. Simply drop a MacBinary file on it and it will be...
Added Apr 4, 1998
MacGzip reduces the size of the named files using Lempel-Ziv coding (LZ77).
Added Sep 13, 1999
uucd is an efficient application to handle your UUencoded and base64 files.
Classic / OS X
Added Mar 19, 2003
HQXing is an easy-to-operate application for encoding and decoding BinHex (.hqx) format...
Added Sep 17, 2000
The Unarchiver is a much more capable replacement for "BOMArchiveHelper.app", the built-in...
10.3 / 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6 / OS X
DMG Tool was created to simplify the process of creating compressed disk images in Mac OS...
10.2 / 10.3 / 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6 / OS X
SimplyRAR is a Cocoa based file compression utility based on the very popular RAR file...
Zip Express is a free, no hassle, ad-free software application for Mac OS X (Universal...
10.1 / 10.2 / 10.3 / 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6 / OS X
Bezipped is a file compression and archive utility built on top of the bzip2 command line...
This is a wrapper application that acts as the front end to the TAR, GZIP, and BZIP2 UNIX...
Zipeg is free utility for Mac OS X. Zipeg allows you to open and explore content of zip,...
10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6 / OS X / 10.7
Zip, unzip, encrypt, and share files on your Mac with iZip!
10.9 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 10.3 / 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6 / OS X / 10.7 / 10.8
Express Zip Free Mac File Compression Software. An archiving and compression tool to...
Classic / OS X / 10.7 / 10.8