What is a .PTX File And How To Open It – VTech (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .ptx extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .ptx file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PTX file?

The file extension .PTX stands for V.Flash PTX Image. The development of this file was done by VTech. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .ptx file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .PTX file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .PTX file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PTX 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the FFmpeg software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PTX file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PTX 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the FFmpeg software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .PTX file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PTX 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .PTX file?

If you are still unable to open the .PTX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PTX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ptx – Avid Technology, .ptx – Thomson West, .ptx – Pentax, .ptx – Corel. 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 .PTX file with the FFmpeg program on Windows, FFmpeg program on Mac and FFmpeg software on Linux.