Open ODT File – Free Viewer in Windows – Programs and How to

ODF text document file definition and 2 other types and linked programs information.


The File extension odt is used by the following type(s):

type 1 description:
ODT text document files
The ODT file extension is used by many, mainly open source word processors ( Writer, LibreOffice Writer) for their default text document format .

ODT format is a text format based on OpenDocument Format scheme.

The OpenDocument Format (ODF) is an open XML-based document format for office applications to be used for documents containing text, spreadsheets, charts, and graphical elements.

The file format makes transformations to other formats simple by leveraging and reusing existing standards wherever possible. As an open standard under the stewardship of OASIS, OpenDocument also creates the possibility for new types of applications and solutions to be developed other than traditional office productivity applications.

A *.odt file contains formatted text created in word processor.

MIME: application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text, application/x-vnd.oasis.opendocument.text

that open odt files:
  • AbiWord (Microsoft Windows)
  • Ashampoo Office (Microsoft Windows)
  • Atlantis Word Processor (Microsoft Windows)
  • IBM Lotus Symphony (multiplatform software)
  • KWord (Linux)
  • LibreOffice (multiplatform software)
  • LibreOffice Writer (multiplatform software)
  • Microsoft WordPad (Microsoft Windows)
  • NeoOffice (Apple OS X)
  • (multiplatform software)
  • Writer (multiplatform software)
  • PrimoOnline (Microsoft Windows)
  • SoftMaker Office (Microsoft Windows)
  • StarOffice (multiplatform software)
  • TextMaker (Microsoft Windows)
  • TextMaker Viewer (Microsoft Windows)


type 2 description:
MindRender Virtual Reality Explorer Kit (VREK) object files
The ODT file extension is also associated with the MindRender Virtual Reality Explorer Kit (VREK), a combination of a real-time 3D modelling package and interactive scene designing software, developed by ThemeKit Systems Ltd.

An *.odt file contains objects used in the program.

that open odt files:
  • MindFormer  (Microsoft Windows)