.IDT File Extension
- Developer by: Microsoft
- Category: Developer Files
- Format: Text
What are .IDT files and how to open them?Can't open .IDT file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .IDT file.
What is a .IDT file extension?
.IDT file extension is created by Microsoft. .IDT has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .IDT file is Text.
.IDT is Windows Installer Database Text Archive File
Text file created by exporting a table from a Windows Installer database; contains the ASCII text representation of the relational data stored in the table; used for reviewing database information in a human-readable format; also used for committing the text version of a table to a source code control system.
IDT files can be exported using the MsiDatabaseExport function, which is part of the Windows Installer API. IDT files can also be imported into an existing database using the MsiDatabaseImport function.
A Windows Installer database contains the data required to install a group of applications. The databases can be customized using third-party applications and relational queries, which helps tailor the installation data for specific needs.