.text

File Type Generic IconPlain Text File
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Document containing unformatted ASCII text; used for documents that do not require formatting, which helps reduce the file size; for example, log files and readme files are often plain text documents; they can be opened in both basic text editors and advanced word processing programs.

Plain text documents most often use a .TXT extension.

Open With
Windows

IconAny text editor

macOS

IconAny text editor

Updated 2007
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