File Extension Library


.RTU File Extension

  • Developer by: Guru3D.com
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .RTU file?

.RTU file extension is created by Guru3D.com. .RTU has been classified as Various data Files.

.RTU is RivaTuner update

The rtu file extension is associated with the RivaTuner, a tweaking tool for Microsoft Windows operating system that allows users to tweak nVidia based graphic cards.

The rtu file contains update data for RivaTuner.

.RTU file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .RTU file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

The rtu files are used for internal purposes of RivaTuner.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .rtu file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .RTU file on different platforms

Open .RTU File on Windows

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

Open .RTU File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .RTU 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 .RTU File on Linux

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

Open .RTU File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .RTU 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 .RTU 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 .RTU files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .RTU files

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