The File Extensions Database

.ROQ File Extension

  • Developer by: Id Software
  • Category: Video Files

What is an .ROQ file?

.ROQ is Id Software Game Video

Recording of an Id Software game saved in the "RoQ" format; stores a user's gameplay in a video format that can be played back in various Id Software video games, including Quake 3 and Doom 3.

Programs that open Id Software Game Video
Id Software Quake 3
Media Player Classic

How to solve problems with ROQ files

  • Associate the ROQ file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ROQ file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ROQ files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ROQ file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ROQ is Id Software Game Video. Because only the current version supports the latest ROQ file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Id Software manufacturer website after an available .ROQ is Id Software Game Video update.
  • To make sure that your ROQ file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.