File Extension Library

.ODT File Extension

  • Developer by: Oracle
  • Category: Text Files
  • Format: Zip

What are .ODT files and how to open them?

Can't open .ODT 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 .ODT file.

What is a .ODT file extension?

.ODT file extension is created by Oracle. .ODT has been classified as Text Files. The format of .ODT file is Zip.

.ODT is OpenDocument Text Document

An ODT file is a text document created by various word processors, such as the Writer program included in Apache OpenOffice and LibreOffice. It contains different elements such as text, images, drawn objects, and styles. ODT files are formatted using the OASIS OpenDocument XML-based standard.

ODT file open in Apache OpenOffice Writer 4.1.3

ODT files are commonly created and opened by the Writer word processor, which is one of several programs available in the OpenOffice and LibreOffice suites. It is similar to the Word program available in the Microsoft Office suite. The ODT file is the main file used by Writer to save documents the same way that Word saves documents in the .DOCX file.

OpenDocument text files can be opened and edited with any OpenOffice-compatible program, including: NeoOffice (Mac), AbiWord (Mac & Windows), and KWord (Unix). They can also be imported into Google Docs, Google's web-based word processor included with Google Drive. ODT files can also be opened in Microsoft Word and saved as DOCX files.

NOTE: Apache OpenOffice was formerly known as

List of all softwares that can open the OpenDocument Text Document
File Viewer Plus
Apache OpenOffice
Microsoft Word 2016
Corel WordPerfect X9
AbiSource AbiWord
IBM Lotus Notes
Apache OpenOffice
Planamesa NeoOffice
AbiSource AbiWord
Apple TextEdit
IBM Lotus Notes
Apache OpenOffice
AbiSource AbiWord
IBM Lotus Notes
Calligra Suite
BML Solutions OOReader
Google Drive viewer
File Type 2 Origin Dialog Theme File
Developer by: OriginLab Category: Settings Files

An ODT file is a theme file used by Origin, a data analysis and graphing application used by various scientists and engineers. It contains settings in XML format that customize the appearance of one or more dialog windows that appear in Origin.

ODT theme files are not meant to be opened by a user. Instead, the file stores settings that are referenced by Origin to make up the appearance of dialog windows in the software.

NOTE: ODT files are typically located in the "Dialog" folder of the C:\Program Files\OriginLab\Origin\Themes installation.

List of all softwares that can open the Origin Dialog Theme File
OriginLab Origin

How to fix problems with .ODT files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ODT files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ODT file format
  2. You need to check the .ODT file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)