Files with gltf extension are typically found as rendered 3D scenes in the GL Transmission Format.

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Software that open gltf file

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GLTF file extension - GL Transmission Format

What is gltf file? How to open gltf files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension gltf is probably best known for its use in the GL Transmission Format, a file format for rendering 3D scenes and models using the JSON standard, developed by Khronos Group and released in 2015. Often used on a web.

The default software associated to open gltf file:

Blender icon

Stichting Blender Foundation logoBlender  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Stichting Blender Foundation

Blender is a free and open-source 3D computer graphics software product used for creating animated films, visual effects, interactive 3D applications or video games. Blender's features include 3D modeling, UV unwrapping, texturing, rigging and skinning, fluid and smoke simulation, particle simulation, animating, rendering, video editing and compositing.

It is available in versions for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and FreeBSD.

Paint 3D icon

Microsoft Corporation logoPaint 3D  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A reimagined classic Paint program from Windows with an updated look and feel and a ton of new brushes and tools. Make 2D masterpieces or 3D models that you can play with from all angles.

Help how to open:

Blender supports .gltf files just fine, but so do many other tools.

How to convert:

Can be exported to other formats.

Find conversions from gltf file:

gltf to fbx

gltf to glb

gltf to jpg

gltf to obj

gltf to png

gltf to stl

gltf to svg

Find converter to gltf file type:

dae to gltf

fbx to gltf

glb to gltf

obj to gltf

png to gltf

stl to gltf

txt to gltf

List of software applications associated to the .gltf file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open gltf file, edit gltf file, convert gltf file, view gltf file, play gltf file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting gltf files.

Software that open gltf file - GL Transmission Format

Programs supporting the exension gltf on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open gltf file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with gltf file by default:
Blender small icon Blender
Paint 3D small icon Paint 3D
Other suggested software:
3D Builder small icon 3D Builder

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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