File Extension Library


.RT4 File Extension

  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .RT4 file?

.RT4 file extension has been classified as Digital video and movie Files.

.RT4 is Panasonic WJ-RT416 video recording

File extension rt4 is mainly associated with the Panasonic WJ-RT416 digital media center that allows users to manage security cameras and archiving video data captured by these cameras.

A typical .rt4 file stores recorded from the camera. It is playable in the RT4Client software.


How to open:

Use RT4Client to play .rt4 video files.

How to convert:

It seems that RT4 format uses MPEG-4 codec, so perhaps conversion is possible. The problem with proprietary formats is that they usually are protected and can be converted only using original software.

How to Open .RT4 file on different platforms

Open .RT4 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .RT4
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .RT4 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .RT4 files" Press "Ok"

Open .RT4 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .RT4 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .RT4 File on Linux

Right click on the .RT4 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .RT4 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .RT4 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .RT4 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .RT4 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .RT4 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .RT4 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .RT4 file format
  2. You need to check the .RT4 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)