RTF file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .rtf file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .rtf file?
- What program do I need to open a .rtf file?
- How can the .rtf file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .rtf files to another format?
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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Rich Text Format Document
The RTF file is a Rich Text Format Document. It is a document file format that has been continually developed by Microsoft since 1987 for cross-platform document interchange.
✅ QUANTA Residue Topology File
The RTF file is a QUANTA Residue Topology File. QUANTA is a molecular graphics analysis program that integrates a range of computational methods.
Other types of files may also use the .rtf file extension.
🔄 .rtf converters
The following softwares are capable of converting .rtf files to other formats:
For example, using the softwares above, a .rtf file can be converted into one of the following formats:
🚫 The .rtf file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
🔴 Can't open a .rtf file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .rtf file association, check the FAQ.
🔴 Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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