FBC File Type

- The quick facts

What are FBC files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FBC file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a FBC file?

A .FBC file is a FamilyTree Maker compressed backup file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open FBC files

Important: Different programs may use files with the FBC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your FBC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 3 different FBC openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: March 10, 2012

Suggest another file format using extension FBC

While we know of one file format using the .FBC file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .FBC file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of FBC files. Remember, different programs may use FBC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Family Tree MakerFamily Tree MakerUser submitted
FamilienstammbaumFamilienstammbaumUser submitted
Family Archive ViewerFamily Archive ViewerUser submitted