RTF, Rich Text Format (.rtf)


The .rtf file format

RTF means Rich Text Format and allows for the user to write, save and use text between different operating systems. Text generation can be done with any other word processing program and the file saved as an RTF file instead of the default file making it possible a format can be use across different word processors such as wordperfect.


.rtf technical details


Additional information about RTF file format

File extension .RTF
File category DOCUMENT
Useful links http://whatis.techtarget.com/fileformat/RTF-Rich-Text-Format-document
File conversion Convert a file to RTF
Developer Microsoft Corporation
Associated programs Microsoft Word, AbiWord
WordPad, TextEdit