File Extensions: .GZ, .GZIP, .TAR.GZ
A free, open-source compression format used by almost any Operating System but most commonly used under UNIX-like systems. A GNU-developed file format, designed to compress single files, it is often paired with TAR, which combines multiple files together.
- Gzip for Windows (http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/gzip.htm) and Cygwin
- gzip and gunzip (http://www.linuxheadquarters.com/howto/basic/gz.shtml)
TakeDown.NET -> “Gzip”