What is a .OTT File And How To Open It – OASIS (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .ott extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .ott file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .OTT file?

The file extension .OTT is from OpenDocument Document Template.It was developed by OASIS. The format of this file is binary, and it is a text related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .OTT file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .OTT file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .ott file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the LibreOffice software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: OpenOffice Writer and LibreOffice.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .OTT 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 LibreOffice software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .OTT file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the LibreOffice software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use OpenOffice Writer, Planamesa NeoOffice and LibreOffice software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .OTT 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 LibreOffice software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .OTT file on Linux

The .ott file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the LibreOffice software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is OpenOffice Writer and LibreOffice.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .OTT file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 LibreOffice software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .OTT file?

If you cannot open the .OTT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .OTT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .otw – OriginLab, .otwu – OriginLab, .otx – theWord Bible Software, .otz – OpenLP, .out – Compiled Executable File. 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 .OTT file with the LibreOffice, OpenOffice Writer programs on Windows, LibreOffice, OpenOffice Writer, Planamesa NeoOffice programs on Mac and LibreOffice, OpenOffice Writer software on Linux.