How to Open .OFT Files

By Tara Cantore

OFT files are Microsoft Outlook templates, which are used to customize an email message's body by displaying a preformed template that contains message formatting. OFT files are automatically associated with the Outlook application and will be imported when they are first run.

Step 1

Install Microsoft Outlook if it is not already installed

Step 2

Double-click the OFT file to open it in Outlook.

Step 3

Click "Yes" when asked if you would like to import the file into your form library.