Open rtf file

rtf file icon Did your computer fail to open rtf file? We explain what rtf files are and recommend software that we know can open your rtf files.

What is rtf file?

Files with rtf extension can commonly be found as text files saved in Rich Text Format. Supported by most text editors.

rtf file description

The rtf file extension is used for documents written in Rich Text Format, a text format with some very basic formatting preserved.

RTF format stores data in plain ASCII text file with additional formatting commands somewhat similar to HTML files. It allows exchange of text files between different word processors or different operating systems.

The RTF format was developed by Microsoft in 1987. In 2008 the updating of RTF was stopped.

MIME types used:

  • application/msword
  • application/rtf
  • application/x-rtf
  • text/richtext
  • text/rtf

Software that will open rtf file

Microsoft Word

One of the most popular word processor program from Microsoft Office suite

Other rtf file extensions

rtf - ZKSofware FingerPrint Attendance System SKD data

An rtf file extension is related to the ZKSofware FingerPrint Attendance System SKD data.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

We can help you to open your file

Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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