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This is a collection of command line tools for processing TZX files. TZX is a common file format for preserving computer tapes of the ZX Spectrum, but also Amstrad CPC and C64. All the tzxtools are witten in Python 3.


pip install tzxtools

The Tools

  • tzxcat - Extracts file data from a TZX file
  • tzxcleanup - Removes all clutter and leaves a clean tape file
  • tzxcut - Cuts blocks from a TZX file
  • tzxls - Shows the contents of a TZX file
  • tzxmerge - Concatenates multiple TZX files into one file
  • tzxsplit - Splits a TZX file into separate programs
  • tzxtap - Converts a TZX file to a TAP file
  • tzxwav - Converts WAV file tape recordings to TZX files

Open Source

tzxtools is open source software. The source code is available at GitHub, and is distributed under the terms of GNU General Public License (GPLv3).