A wtf file extension is used for a realmlist.wtf file in the World of Warcraft MMO. This file contain information about server location to which the game client will attempt to connect.

There is one other file type using
the WTF file extension!

empty icon.wtf - WinTaper data

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Software that open wtf file

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WTF file extension - World of Warcraft server configuration

What is wtf file? How to open wtf files?

File type specification:

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wtf file icon: wtf filetype icon

The wtf file extension is associated with World of Warcraft (WoW) MMORPG developed and maintained by Activision Blizzard.

The file "realmlist.wtf" contains information that is used by the World of Warcraft (WoW) game to get the servers in which it connects to & the update servers address also. The only reason to edit this file is to play on free private servers in which there are many of online now days. You can open this file with just about any text editor program.

The wtf has nothing to do with its online meaning. It is an actual file extension used only for the purpose of storing the games server & updates connection information.

Updated: April 7, 2024

The default software associated to open wtf file:

World of Warcraft icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoWorld of Warcraft  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

World of Warcraft (WoW) is  massively multiplayer online role-playing game from the Warcraft franchise. It is one of the most (if not the most) successful MMORPG titles in past decade and pretty much defined the genre.

WoW was originally released in late 2004 later three more expansions were added, namely the Burning Crusade (2007), Wrath of the Light King (2008), Cataclysm (2010) and Mist of Pandaria (2012) with another expansion Warlords of Dreanor (2014), Legion (2016).

Help how to open:

The *.wtf files are simple text files, which can be viewed or edit by any text editor.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .wtf file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open wtf file, edit wtf file, convert wtf file, view wtf file, play wtf file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Settings file type for software that use wtf file - World of Warcraft server configuration

Programs supporting the exension wtf on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about World of Warcraft for settings wtf file action.


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