TEXTfile extension

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


What is TEXT file?

TEXT files are widely used to contain unformatted ASCII text. It can be read by several word processing applications or apps for editing texts. These types of files can be saved as .TXT files as well.

Additional information

In TEXT files you will not find such formattings as bolding, italicization, font styles, and text alignment. It is because this type of file is needed to contain only basic information.

TEXT files can be created by such applications as yBook, Microsoft Word, Notepad, Open Office Writer, and Star Office Writer are most commonly saved in the ASCII text-based format.

How to open TEXT 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 text extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Download Solution

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 text file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the text 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 TEXT 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 text file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.