ODTfile extension

OpenDocument Text Document

Have trouble opening the .odt extension? Don't panic! This page explains odt files and suggests programs you may use to open odt files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is ODT file?

An ODT file is a text document made by various word processing applications (LibreOffice Writer and Apache OpenOffice, for example). This file contains formatted text and images/tables/drawn objects. ODT files are similar to Microsoft Word .DOCX files.

Additional data

LibreOffice, along with Apache OpenOffice, is considered to be free open source alternatives to Microsoft Office. The word processor Writer is equivalent to Microsoft Word.

In Writer, the user can write/format documents (resumes, letters, essays, and research papers). The Writer application saves each document in ODT files.


How to open ODT file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the odt extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the odt file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the odt file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open ODT files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your odt file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.