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File Extension ODT

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

 

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

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

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

The OpenDocument Format (ODF) is an open XML-based document file 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

Programs
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)
OpenOffice.org (multiplatform software)
OpenOffice.org Writer (multiplatform software)
PrimoOnline (Microsoft Windows)
SoftMaker Office (Microsoft Windows)
StarOffice (multiplatform software)
TextMaker (Microsoft Windows)
TextMaker Viewer (Microsoft Windows)

 

file type 2 description:
MindRender Virtual Reality Explorer Kit (VREK) object file
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.

Programs
that open odt files:
MindFormer (Microsoft Windows)