FIRMWARE File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a FIRMWARE file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .FIRMWARE files.

What is a FIRMWARE file?

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

While we do not yet describe the FIRMWARE file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about FIRMWARE files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open FIRMWARE files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension FIRMWARE for different purposes.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Try a universal file viewer

Since we do not have any programs listed that we have verified can open FIRMWARE files, we suggest that you try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and very likely yours too! Download Free File Viewer.