how do you convert to wbfs?

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  1. metri3
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    OK... dumb question. Can somebody tell me how to convert this to WBFS so I can use it with cfg usb loader or at least point me in some direction I overlooked? I am not familiar with the *.tar file extension. Thank you!
     
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    how_do_i_do_that Blue Wizard is about to die.

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    XFlak Wiitired but still kicking

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    so u downloaded a game, it's compressed in a *.tar archive

    winrar would probably work... but maybe u should go buy the game and then back it up to your hard drive instead of pirating it
     
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    ahh wonderful... little drunk... meant to post this in giantpune's section about the punemu.
    I downloaded "punemu_1.tar.bz2" and used 7-zip on it. I am now left with a .tar file I don't know what to do with.

    @how_do_i_do_that:
    THANK YOU. Will give it a whirl.
     
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    qwertymodo GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Just open the .tar with 7-zip again. The .tar.* file types are because certain compression algorithms (such as gzip and bitzip2) only work on single files, so first you put your files into a .tar archive which is just an uncompressed archive file format, then you can compress them.
     
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    Ooooookay. Thanks man.