.LIT File Extension

File Type:
eBook File

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

What is a LIT file?

Lit file extension has eBook file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "ebook files" category.

eBook file stores an electronic version of a book, using the Microsoft LIT format. It may also come with digital rights management (DRM) information. For enhanced readability, LIT files involve Microsoft ClearType technology.

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

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File Type:
eBook File
eBook Files

How to open LIT file?

Double click the lit 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 .lit 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 lit 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 lit 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 LIT files

  • Windows Windows
    • Calibre Calibre
    • Microsoft Reader Microsoft Reader
    • Convert LIT Convert LIT
    • ConvertLIT GUI ConvertLIT GUI
    • BookDesigner BookDesigner
  • MacOS MacOS
  • Linux Linux

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

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