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DXT file format description

Many people share .dxt files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dxt file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dxt files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dxt - Microsoft DirectX Compressed Texture Data

The DXT graphic files are related to DirectX SDK. The DXT file is a Microsoft DirectX Compressed Texture Data. DirectX is a collection of APIs designed to allow development of games and multimedia applications on Microsoft platforms.

Application:
DirectX SDK
Category:
Graphic files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
dxt1, dxt2, dxt3, dxt4, dxt5
Microsoft DirectX Compressed Texture Data related extensions:
.fppx
Microsoft Fresh Paint Painting
.mix
Microsoft Image Extensions
.dds
Microsoft DirectX DirectDraw Surface
.hdp
Microsoft HD Photo
.msp
Microsoft Paint Image
.ipl
IPLab IPL Image

.dxt - The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Texture Data

The DXT game data files are related to The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition. The DXT file is a The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Texture Data. The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition is a completely re-imagined version of the classic game.

Application:
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Texture Data related extensions:
.gg1
Goofy Golf Deluxe Course Data
.bst
Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Game Data
.vpp
Virtual Pool Game Data
.ffd
FATE Saved Game
.csv
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Hint Data
.bld
Aspetra Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .dxt file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dxt files. Be especially cautious with .dxt files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dxt file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:

example.dxt

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .dxt file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cxt, dat, dct, ddt, dst, dt, dtx, dx, dxf, dxg, dxh, dxr, dzt, ext, fxt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.ext
WinBatch Studio Extender Settings
.dxr
Vegas Jackpot Gold Game Data
.cxt
Adobe Director Protected Cast
.dx
JCAMP-DX Format Data
.dat
Nero BackItUp Drive Image
.xdt
Xscript Data File

Operating systems

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