How to open FBC files

Did your computer fail to open a FBC file? We explain what FBC files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a FBC file?

The FBC file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the FBC file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the FBC extension, which you can read more about below.

FamilyTree Maker compressed backup

Through our analysis of FBC files, we know that one use of the format is FamilyTree Maker compressed backup. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix FBC files

These apps are known to open certain types of FBC files. Since many different programs may use FBC files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific FBC file.

Family Tree MakerFamily Tree MakerUser submitted
FamilienstammbaumFamilienstammbaumUser submitted
Family Archive ViewerFamily Archive ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with FBC-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with FBC-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!