What is a .RTX File And How To Open It (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .rtx 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. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .rtx file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .RTX file?

The .RTX file extension is Rich Text Document. The file has the text format, and it is a text related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .rtx file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .RTX file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Notepad and Microsoft WordPad software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RTX 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: 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 Microsoft Notepad software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .RTX file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple TextEdit software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RTX 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Apple TextEdit software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .RTX file?

If you are still unable to open the .RTX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RTX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ru – Java Russian Font Properties File, .ruel – VS Revo Group, .ruf – Samsung, .rul – Flexera Software, .ruleset – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .RTX file with the Microsoft Notepad, Microsoft WordPad programs on Windows and Apple TextEdit program on Mac.