What are FODT files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FODT file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a FODT file?

A .FODT file is an OpenDocument Flat XML Document file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open FODT files

Important: Different programs may use files with the FODT file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your FODT file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different FODT openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: November 22, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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