ZXT File Extension

ZXT file icon
ZX Spectrum Emulator
  • Developer
    Zeljko Juric and Samir Ribic
  • Category
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is ZXT file?

Full format name of files that use ZXT extension is ZX Spectrum Emulator. ZX Spectrum Emulator specification was created by Zeljko Juric and Samir Ribic. ZXT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. ZXT file format, along with 1274 other file formats, belongs to the Game Files category. Warajevo is by far the most used program for working with ZXT files. Warajevo software was developed by Zeljko Juric and Samir Ribic, and on its official website you may find more information about ZXT files or the Warajevo software program.

Programs which support ZXT file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support ZXT files. ZXT files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support ZXT file

Windows Windows

How to open file with ZXT extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening ZXT files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with ZXT files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Get the Warajevo

Problems with opening and working with ZXT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with ZXT files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Warajevo developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading Warajevo installed is by going to developer’s website (Zeljko Juric and Samir Ribic) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update Warajevo to the latest version

You still cannot access ZXT files although Warajevo is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Warajevo installed, it may not support ZXT format. The latest version of Warajevo should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open ZXT files to Warajevo

After installing Warajevo (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open ZXT files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the ZXT file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Warajevo is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open ZXT files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected ZXT file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with ZXT extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the ZXT file is complete and free of errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper ZXT file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Check the ZXT file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the ZXT file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. ZXT file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the ZXT file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. It could happen the the download process of file with ZXT extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the ZX Spectrum Emulator file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Warajevo

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support ZXT files. Close all running programs and try opening the ZXT file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with ZX Spectrum Emulator file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with ZXT files affecting older versions of given software.

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