An rta file extension is associated with the IBM Voice Type and used for its languages vocabulary.

There are 2 other file types using
the RTA file extension!

empty icon.rta - Adobe RoboHelp configuration file

empty icon.rta - TrueRTA audio project file

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RTA file extension - IBM Voice Type languages vocabulary

What is rta file? How to open rta files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

The rta file extension is also related to IBM VoiceType (Now known as IBM Via Voice) speech recognition software for Microsoft windows and OS/2 operating systems.

The rta file contains saved languages dictionary.

This rta file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open rta file:

IBM logoIBM Voice Type  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

IBM Voice Type was voice dictation software used to create text in applications like Microsoft Word. It is discontinued product.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .rta 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 rta file, edit rta file, convert rta file, view rta file, play rta file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with rta file - IBM Voice Type languages vocabulary

Click on the software link for more information about IBM Voice Type. IBM Voice Type uses rta file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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