How to open RT files

Did your computer fail to open a RT file? We explain what RT files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your RT files.

What is a RT file?

The RT file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the RT file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the RT file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about RT files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic RT

These apps are known to open certain types of RT files. Since many different programs may use RT files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific RT file.

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GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
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Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
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Microsoft Visual Studio CodeMicrosoft Visual Studio CodeUser submitted
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Win8 DVD PlayerWin8 DVD PlayerUser submitted
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Storm PlayerStorm PlayerUser submitted
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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with RT-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with RT-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!