CTX File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a CTX file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CTX files.

What is a CTX file?

A .CTX file is a Gasteiger group CTX file. Through our analysis of CTX files, we know that one use of the format is Gasteiger group CTX. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open CTX files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension CTX for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different CTX openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .CTX

While Gasteiger group CTX is a popular type of CTX-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .CTX extension.

The CTX file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a CTX opener may not be able to open all kinds of CTX files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited CTX viewer.

Softdisk Text Compressor compressed data

Through our analysis of CTX files, we know that one use of the format is Softdisk Text Compressor compressed data. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different CTX openers which you will find listed below.

Sundial Clearlook document

Through our analysis of CTX files, we know that one use of the format is Sundial Clearlook document. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different CTX openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of CTX files. Remember, different programs may use CTX files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Caligari trueSpaceCaligari trueSpaceUser submitted
Proficy HMI/SCADA - CIMPLICITYProficy HMI/SCADA - CIMPLICITYUser submitted
CyberTrackerCyberTrackerUser submitted
IGViewIGViewUser submitted
WinEdtWinEdtUser submitted
Start Context OrganizerStart Context OrganizerUser submitted
trueSpacetrueSpaceUser submitted
MyCTaxMyCTaxUser submitted
Zoner ContextZoner ContextUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CTX-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CTX-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!