January 20, 2009, Miscosoftware announces the release of WinTar
ver1.0, a simple 32-bit Windows version taball archiver.
It is a powerful tool which allows windows user to create, manage and
extract most popular Unix/Linux Tarball archive files
and windows format archive files.
There a lot of archive formats on Unix/Linux system that do not be
supported on Windows Operating System, such as tarball, pax, cpio,
shar, ar, mtree and other archive file formats.
When users download these Unix/Linux archive format files from Unix/
Linux system to Windows system, and then want to read or extract them
to local file system.
Or Windows user want to create these format archive files on windows
system and upload them to Unix/Linux system.
Such these requirements maybe difficult on Windows system.
WinTar is a Windows version taball archiver, it can help users to
resolve these on Windows system. It is a powerful tool which allows
windows user to create, manage and extract most popular Unix/Linux/
Tarball archive files and windows format archive files.
WinTar can create and read several different archive formats,
including most popular tar variants, several cpio formats, and both
BSD and GNU ar variants. It can also write shar archives and read
ISO9660 CDROM images, read and create Windows CAB and ZIP archives.
1. WinTar can read and extract GNU tar, ustar, pax interchange
format, cpio, Mtree, Zip, CAB and ISO9660 formats.
2. WinTar can create ustar, pax interchange format, cpio, shar
formats, Mtree, CAB and Zip archive formats.
3. WinTar can read and write POSIX formats: POSIX-standard formats,
including ustar, pax interchange format, and the POSIX cpio formats.
4. WinTar supports pax interchange format: Pax interchange format is
really an extended tar format. WinTar eliminates almost all
limitations of historic tar formats and provides a standard method for
incorporating vendor-specific extensions.
5. WinTar supports of Gzip, Bzip2, Unix compression highly
sophisticated compression algorithms and None compression method.
6. WinTar supports creating and extracting Zip and Windows CAB
archive formats, compressed or non-compressed.
7. When reading archive file, WinTar can automatically detect
archive formats and its compression method.
With Modern Windows explorer and Office 2007 style Graphical User
Interface (GUI), WinTar is cool and easy to use.
WinTar is the right choice for for Windows user to create or manage
Unix/Linux tarball archives and other archive format files. It is both
affordable to everyone and a real value.
WinTar runs under Windows 98, Me, NT4, win2000, winXP and win2003 on
an Intel-based 486 PC or greater. The program requires 25MB of RAM
and 15MB of disk space.
Price and Availability
WinTar ver1.0 is available now. The price is $19.99USD. A trial
version is available from the Miscosoftware website at:
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Should you need a full version for review, please contact us at:
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Miscosoftware based in Tianjin, China, produces high-quality and
innovative software products for the Windows operating system.