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Details of the .vtf file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .vtf file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .vtf file?
  • What program do I need to open a .vtf file?
  • How can the .vtf file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .vtf?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vtf extension?
  • How can I convert .vtf files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .vtf?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.vtf file extension details

Valve Source Texture Data

Valve Source Texture Data .vtf file icon
VTF file is a Valve Source Texture Data. The Valve Texture Format (VTF) is the proprietary texture format used by the Source engine. The Source engine is a 3D game engine developed by Valve Corporation. It debuted in October 2004 with Half-Life 2. VTF stands for "Valve Texture Format".
Category: Development files
Application: Valve Source SDK
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
VTF aliases:
VTF related links:
VTF related extensions:
Valve Source Material Data

Valve Source Collision Model Data

Valve Source Model Data

Valve Source Model Animation Data

Valve Source Mesh Strip Data

Valve Source Model Vertex Data

Valve Source Flex Animation Data

Other types of files may also use the .vtf file extension.

.vtf file extension error

The .vtf file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

vtt, ftf, ctf, tf, gtf, dtf, vtr, vtd, vt, vf, vrf, vgf, vtb, vft, vtg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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Borland Turbo Configuration
open .vtf file

Can't open a .vtf 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 .vtf file association, check the FAQ.

.vtf file extension

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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