Compression Tools

RAR Expander 0.8.5 Beta 3 / 0.8.4

Extract files contained in RAR archives

developer: rarexpander team
version: 0.8.5 Beta 3 / 0.8.4
license: GPL
updated: 2007-04-06
downloads: 916225
RAR for Mac OS X 4.10

A powerful tool allowing you to manage and control archive

developer: Alexander Roshal
version: 4.10
license: Trial
updated: 2012-01-17
downloads: 569000
MacZip 1.0.7cb1

Zip and unzip compressed files

developer: Dirk Haase
version: 1.0.7cb1
license: Freeware
updated: 2005-09-22
downloads: 396594
SimplyRAR 1.10

A small software utility that enables you to easily create RAR archives.

developer: Reflections Visual Multimedia
version: 1.10
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-06-20
downloads: 125956
dmg2iso 1.5 Build 42

A Mac tool to convert DMG images to ISO images

developer: Johan Kvarnryd
version: 1.5 Build 42
license: GPL
updated: 2010-04-12
downloads: 82683
unRarX 2.2

GUI front-end for unRar

developer: Peter Noriega
version: 2.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-09-30
downloads: 61203
The Unarchiver 3.0 Alpha 2 / 2.7.1

Easily decompress zip, tar, rar, 7-zip, stuffIt and more

developer: CircleSoft
version: 3.0 Alpha 2 / 2.7.1
license: Donationware
updated: 2011-11-29
downloads: 50583
StuffIt 2011 15.0.4

The right tool for people who need just the basics features: compression, encryption, and expansion

developer: Smith Micro Software
version: 2011 15.0.4
license: Trial
updated: 2011-11-16
downloads: 38292
Compress 3.0

File compressor for your Mac

developer: From Concentrate Software
version: 3.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2010-05-20
downloads: 30396
Archiver 1.2.0 Build 1785

Discover the Mac way to handle archives

developer: Incredible Bee Ltd
version: 1.2.0 Build 1785
license: Trial
updated: 2011-07-04
downloads: 13998
BetterZip 2.1.2

GUI based app that helps you create and edit archives with ease

developer: Robert Rezabek
version: 2.1.2
license: Trial
updated: 2011-11-20
downloads: 12218
PDF Enhancer 3.5

Assemble, optimize and repurpose PDF files for print, web and archiving

developer: Apago Inc
version: 3.5
license: Trial
updated: 2010-04-12
downloads: 11714
p7zip 9.04

A quick port of 7z.exe and 7za.exe for Unix

developer: myspace
version: 9.04
license: GPL
updated: 2009-06-10
downloads: 10682
FreeStuff 1.0

FreeStuff - An alternative to StuffIt Expander

developer: Stephen Marshall
version: 1.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-01-25
downloads: 10177
FreeDMG 0.5.9 Beta

A freeware program that is used for drag and drop disk imaging

developer: Kelley Computing
version: 0.5.9 Beta
license: GPL
updated: 2009-09-02
downloads: 9284
simplyUnRAR 4.1

A small software utility that extracts RAR files

developer: Detto
version: 4.1
license: Freeware
updated: 2008-06-23
downloads: 8331
bzip2 1.0.5

Free and open source command line tool to compress/decompress files

developer: Julian Seward
version: 1.0.5
license: Freeware
updated: 2008-10-23
downloads: 7592
Springy 1.6.1

Browse archives without extracting: zip, tab, tgz, tbz, tbz2, 7z, gz, bz, bz2

developer: Dragan Milic
version: 1.6.1
license: Shareware
updated: 2009-11-20
downloads: 6977
Compress Files 5.0.2

A file compressing and archiving utility for Mac OS X

developer: Apimac
version: 5.0.2
license: Trial
updated: 2011-03-25
downloads: 6219
FileShrinker 1.2

FileShrinker - easy file compressor

developer: Handy Mac Apps
version: 1.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2007-03-30
downloads: 5963
GNU Tar 1.22

Free and open source utility that will help you manipulate tar archives

developer: Free Software Foundation Inc
version: 1.22
license: GPL
updated: 2009-03-27
downloads: 5761
NoLimits Pack Extractor 1.1

NoLimits Pack Extractor - Extract the track files and extra media objects in "SFX Track...

developer: InterFix Communications Ltd
version: 1.1
license: Freeware
updated: 2005-11-08
downloads: 5651
jShrinker 0.3.2

Free, open-source, cross-platform compression utility

developer: Christopher O'Leary
version: 0.3.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-05-17
downloads: 4535
sArchiver 3.8.15

A powerful compression tool that allows you to quickly extract files from your archives

developer: Yuriy Georgiev
version: 3.8.15
license: Trial
updated: 2011-11-23
downloads: 4140
GZipper 1.2.7

GZipper - GUI front-end to the gzip command-line utility

developer: Andrew Merenbach
version: 1.2.7
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-07-24
downloads: 4035
DropUnLHa 2.0.2

DropUnLHa can extract LHA archive really quickly

developer: Hiroto Sakai
version: 2.0.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-01-27
downloads: 3968
ArchiveMac 1.2.8

Archive your large files to CD, DVD or Blu-Ray

developer: Broad Reach Software
version: 1.2.8
license: Trial
updated: 2010-02-24
downloads: 3852
XAR 1.5.2

Free, open source and extensible archiver

developer: XAR Team
version: 1.5.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-03-07
downloads: 3837
Archimade 1.0.4

Simple archiving utility.

developer: Cucurbita
version: 1.0.4
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-06-29
downloads: 3171
Decode da Code 1.6

A file "decompression" utility

developer: Felt Tip Software
version: 1.6
license: Shareware
updated: 2009-06-06
downloads: 3057
iTar 1.2

iTar gives you a GNU tar frontend

developer: Hany El Imam
version: 1.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-06-16
downloads: 2855
GUI Tar 1.2.4

Helps you compress/decompress .tar, .gz, bz, .zip and more.

developer: Edenwaith
version: 1.2.4
license: Freeware
updated: 2011-01-27
downloads: 2826
DropLha 3.0.3

A small application to help you create LHA archives

developer: Hiroto Sakai
version: 3.0.3
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-01-27
downloads: 2696
Compress PDF 6.0

A great workflow for compressing PDFs.

developer: Paul Scott
version: 6.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-10-09
downloads: 2630
CocoaZip 3.0

Free archiver and unarchiver for your Mac

developer: Stephen Rudolph
version: 3.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-10-07
downloads: 2591
htar 0.3.1

Command-line tar archive utility, written in Haskell

developer: htar Team
version: 0.3.1
license: BSD
updated: 2009-12-12
downloads: 2468
iTarGz 1.0

A simple file compression utility

developer: Mac-Fun
version: 1.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2008-12-01
downloads: 2406
Stuff'n Crypt 1.0.1

Stuff'n Crypt - A file encryption utility

developer: Japheth Cleaver
version: 1.0.1
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-01-25
downloads: 2253
r2at 0.5.0

Command-line refractor2 archive tool

developer: Tonto Rostenfaunt
version: 0.5.0
license: GPL
updated: 2009-02-09
downloads: 2237
PackUpAndGo 3.2.2

PackUpAndGo wraps an easy-to-use, drag and drop GUI around standard Unix archiving and compression...

developer: Stone Design
version: 3.2.2
license: Trial
updated: 2008-03-16
downloads: 2191
TarGz 1.00b

TarGz - compress files or folders in "tar.gz" format

developer: LOGL
version: 1.00b
license: Freeware
updated: 2007-02-16
downloads: 2130
CreaDMG 1.7

CreaDMG is a program created to archive files into virtual disk images

developer: Hany El Imam
version: 1.7
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-11-16
downloads: 2014

Command-line image compression program

developer: Richard L. White
license: Freeware
updated: 2009-03-28
downloads: 1988
ExpanderQueue 0.2 Beta

ExpanderQueue launches Stuffit Expander and starts extracting the files starting with the file...

version: 0.2 Beta
license: Freeware
updated: 2008-02-10
downloads: 1983
dropArchive 1.0

dropArchive - Archive and compress folders/files containing both data and resource forks

developer: Rob Cas
version: 1.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2005-12-01
downloads: 1965
FLASHdmg 1.08

A quick and inexpensive way to create Custom Distribution packages for your OS X files and...

developer: R. David Sisemore
version: 1.08
license: Trial
updated: 2008-11-30
downloads: 1905
DropBin 1.5

DropBin - Automatically binhex files

developer: ExcaliburWorld Software
version: 1.5
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-06-19
downloads: 1891
Kung-Tar 1.3.2

Kung-Tar - A simple GUI for gnutar

version: 1.3.2
license: Freeware
updated: 2006-08-23
downloads: 1857
keka 0.1.5 Beta 1 /

Free OS X file compression software

developer: aONe
version: 0.1.5 Beta 1 /
license: Shareware
updated: 2011-11-02
downloads: 1833
DittoZip 1.0

DittoZip - Droplet which creates MacBinary zip files that Expander can use

developer: ChiperSoft Systems
version: 1.0
license: Freeware
updated: 2005-12-09
downloads: 1778