.DITA File Extension

File Type:
DITA Document

Having trouble opening .dita extension? Don't panic! This page explains what dita files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open dita files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a DITA file?

Dita file extension has DITA Document file type, developed by OASIS, which is associated with the "data files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

dita file icon
File Type:
DITA Document
Data Files

How to open DITA file?

Double click the dita file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .dita extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the dita extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the dita file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open DITA files

  • Windows Windows
    • Adobe FrameMaker Adobe FrameMaker
    • SyncRO Soft oXygen XML Editor SyncRO Soft oXygen XML Editor
    • Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in
    • JustSystems XMetaL JustSystems XMetaL
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in
  • Linux Linux
    • Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in Eclipse with XMLBuddy plug-in

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the dita file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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