RET file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ret - SAP Business Objects Report Template

The RET document files are related to SAP Business Objects. The RET file is a SAP Business Objects Report Template. Business Objects is a query tool sold by a company by the same name which is used to create 'ad hoc' reports from data stored in databases in a client/server fashion.

SAP Business Objects
Document files
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SAP Business Objects Report Template related extensions:
Pulsar LMTools Model
Sealed PNG Image
OpenOffice Writer Document
MSDN InfoViewer Topic Data
Semicolon Separated Values
Microsoft Project Document

.ret - RETScreen Project

The RET project files are related to RETScreen. The RET file is a RETScreen Project. The RETScreen Clean Energy Management Software is a software package developed by the Government of Canada.

Project files
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RETScreen Project related extensions:
RETScreen Spreadsheet Document

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

Can't open a .ret 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:


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 .ret file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

det, eet, ert, et, fet, get, rdt, re, ref, reg, rft, rrt, rst, rt, rte

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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