TXT file extension

Below you'll find information on
1
known file type that uses the .TXT file extension.


1.
Text File
Extension Added: October, 26th 2010
Last Updated: May, 26th 2013

Category:Document Files
Popularity: (Very common)
Text file which contains little or no formatting (bold/italic text etc).

TXT files are based on the ASCII character set and can sometimes contain binary data. The TXT format is the most common text document format and it is supported by all text editors, word processors and XML/HTML editors.

They're also supported by all Smartphones and e-book readers.


Text files are sometimes referred to as flat files, even if they do not use the .txt extension.

Windows
Notepad
Notepad++
Mac OSx
TextEdit
Unix (Linux etc)
jEdit