>> TARDIST file

TARDIST file format description

Many people share .tardist files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .tardist file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .tardist files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.tardist - IRIX TAR Distribution Archive

The TARDIST archive files are related to SGI IRIX. TARDIST file is an IRIX TAR Distribution Archive. IRIX is an operating system developed by Silicon Graphics (SGI) to run on the company's proprietary MIPS workstations and servers. The SGI IRIX seems to be no longer supported.

Archive files
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IRIX TAR Distribution Archive related extensions:
iTunes Store Package
CircuitCAM Design Package
RubyGems Gem Package
CNR Installation Package
BulkZip Compressed Archive
Active Expert Deployment Package

Naturally, other applications may also use the .tardist file extension. Even harmful programs can create .tardist files. Be especially cautious with .tardist files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .tardist file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following 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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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