.GXT File Extension

Rockstar Games
File Type:
Grand Theft Auto Text File

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

What is a GXT file?

Gxt file extension has Grand Theft Auto Text file type, developed by Rockstar Games, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Grand Theft Auto is an action video game with shooter and racing elements where you have to drive stolen cars and complete missions. Some game files used by it have this extension. GXT files had been developed when GTA 2 came out. There was a separate GXT file for every supported language. This format features UTF-16 text encoding.

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

gxt file icon
Rockstar Games
File Type:
Grand Theft Auto Text File
Settings Files

How to open GXT file?

Double click the gxt 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 .gxt 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 gxt 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".

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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 gxt 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 GXT files

  • Windows Windows
    • Rockstar Games Grand Theft Auto Rockstar Games Grand Theft Auto
    • X GXT Editor X GXT Editor
    • GTA: Vice City GXT Editor GTA: Vice City GXT Editor

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 gxt file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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