Can’t open your text files in TextEdit, Microsoft Word or iWork Pages? Getting jumbled or unrecognisable text when opening text files on Mac? All words are messy or corrupted? Most problems come from text encoding. With Corrupted Text Opener, just drop the file in and save it with UTF-8 encoding, then you can open it anywhere, Mac, Windows, Linux, etc.

—-Support all the language that Mac OS supported.
--Open almost any kind of plain text file, no matter what text encoding is.
--Plain text files with extension txt, xml, srt, scc, SUB, pac, SST, SON, SSA, ASS, SMI,PSB,PJS,STL,TTS,VSF,ZEG -etc. are supported.
--some Doc and rtf files are supported as plain text.

Ratings and Reviews

1.7 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Marja E ,

Does not work.

Does not include any tools to fix the text. Just reads the mis-coded text as mis-coded text.

Taffy Chan_1985 ,

Works great

Saves me time. Some of my srt files always got buggy, now it's ok with this App.

App Privacy

The developer, bin liu, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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