FDC File Type

- The quick facts

What are FDC files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FDC 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 FDC file?

Files that contain the .fdc file extension are most commonly used by the AutoCAD computer aided drawing software application. The FDC files that are used by this software contain the definitions and field information for fields that are used within a project that has been created with the software.

The McAfee anti-virus software also uses the .fdc file suffix. The McAfee program protects users from spyware, malware and other Internet threats. The FDC files that are used by this program contain the sniffer files that are used by the program to detect viruses and other malware on a user’s PC.

How to open FDC files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different FDC openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: November 20, 2014

Suggest another file format using extension FDC

While we know of one file format using the .FDC 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 .FDC file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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