What is a .IT File And How To Open It – Jeffrey Lim (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .it extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .it file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .IT file?

The .IT file extension is Impulse Tracker Module. The development of this file was done by Jeffrey Lim. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There are currently 7 software that can open the .it file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .IT file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .IT file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .IT file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .it file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Audacity software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Impulse Tracker, Nullsoft Winamp, VideoLAN VLC media player, AIMP, Schism Tracker and Audacity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .IT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Audacity software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .IT file on Mac

The .it file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Audacity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XimpleMOD, VideoLAN VLC media player, Schism Tracker and Audacity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .IT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Audacity software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .IT file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .it file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Audacity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player, Schism Tracker and Audacity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .IT file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Audacity software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .IT file?

If you cannot open the .IT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .IT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ita – Joost Verburg, .ita – VTech, .itc – Apple, .itc2 – Apple, .itdb – Apple. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .IT file with the Audacity, Impulse Tracker, Nullsoft Winamp, VideoLAN VLC media player, AIMP, Schism Tracker programs on Windows, Audacity, XimpleMOD, VideoLAN VLC media player, Schism Tracker programs on Mac and Audacity, VideoLAN VLC media player, Schism Tracker software on Linux.