ich ext ormat is a special interchange file format that can be created and read by most popular wordprocessors. RTF preserves most formatting information, and graphics. Since they use only low ASCII, RTF documents can be usefully transmitted by email.
ich ext ormat. A format developed by Microsoft and enables saving text files with formatting, font information, text color, and some page layout information intact. Established for the presentation of cross-platform text and graphics interchange, this format does not represent information structure. It does, however, do a good job of storing font, color and formatting information.