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ODF text document file definition and 2 other file types and linked programs information.

 

File extension odt is used by following file type(s):

file type 1 description:
Default file extension for .odt file type:
ODF text document file
The ODT file extension is used by many, mainly open source word processors (OpenOffice.org Writer, LibreOffice Writer) for their default text document format .

ODT file format is a text format based on OpenDocument Format scheme.

The OpenDocument Format (ODF) is an open XML-based document file format for office applications to be used for documents containing text, spreadsheets, charts, and graphical elements. The file format makes transformations to other formats simple by leveraging and reusing existing standards wherever possible. As an open standard under the stewardship of OASIS, OpenDocument also creates the possibility for new types of applications and solutions to be developed other than traditional office productivity applications.

A *.odt file contains formatted text created in word processor.

MIME: application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text, application/x-vnd.oasis.opendocument.text

Programs
that open odt files:
AbiWord (Microsoft Windows)
Ashampoo Office (Microsoft Windows)
Atlantis Word Processor (Microsoft Windows)
IBM Lotus Symphony (multiplatform software)
KWord (Linux)
LibreOffice (multiplatform software)
LibreOffice Writer (multiplatform software)
Microsoft WordPad (Microsoft Windows)
NeoOffice (Apple OS X)
OpenOffice.org (multiplatform software)
OpenOffice.org Writer (multiplatform software)
PrimoOnline (Microsoft Windows)
SoftMaker Office (Microsoft Windows)
StarOffice (multiplatform software)
TextMaker (Microsoft Windows)
TextMaker Viewer (Microsoft Windows)

 

file type 2 description:
MindRender Virtual Reality Explorer Kit (VREK) object file
The ODT file extension is also associated with the MindRender Virtual Reality Explorer Kit (VREK), a combination of a real-time 3D modelling package and interactive scene designing software, developed by ThemeKit Systems Ltd.

An *.odt file contains objects used in the program.

Programs
that open odt files:
MindFormer (Microsoft Windows)

OpenDocument spreadsheet file definition and 3 other file types and linked programs information.

 

File extension ods is used by following file type(s):

file type 1 description:
Default file extension for .ods file type:
OpenDocument spreadsheet file
ODS file suffix is related to OpenOffice.org Calc and used for its spreadsheet format. It is supported in all current spreadsheet applications.
Programs
that open ods files:
Free PDF Converter (Microsoft Windows)
IBM Lotus Symphony (multiplatform software)
LibreOffice (multiplatform software)
LibreOffice Calc (multiplatform software)
Microsoft Excel (Microsoft Windows)
NeoOffice (Apple OS X)
OpenOffice.org (multiplatform software)
OpenOffice.org Calc (multiplatform software)
StarOffice (multiplatform software)

 

file type 2 description:
Microsoft Outlook Express mailbox file
The ODS file extension is associated with Microsoft Outlook Express, an e-mail and news client included in earlier releases of Microsoft Internet Explorer. The latest edition of Outlook Express is called Microsoft Mail Live.

The .ods files were used for saving mailbox messages in Microsoft Outlook 5. The later versions of Microsoft Outlook are using the .dbx files instead.

Programs
that open ods files:
Microsoft Outlook Express (Microsoft Windows)

 

 file type 3 description:
NCompass Labs internet related script file
The ODS file extension was used by NCompass Labs sofware for its internet related scripts. NCompass Labs was acquired by Microsoft. NCompass technologies are implemented in Microsoft applications.