What is a .ABC File And How To Open It – iGrafx (Visual Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .abc extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .abc file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .ABC file?

The file extension .ABC is from Micrografx ABC FlowCharter 6 File.The developer of this file extension is iGrafx. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a vector related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .abc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .ABC file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .ABC file on various operating systems.

How to open a .ABC file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .abc file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the iGrafx Process software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use iGrafx FlowCharter and iGrafx Process software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ABC file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the iGrafx Process software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .ABC file?

If you are still unable to open the .ABC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .ABC file.abc – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .ABC file with the iGrafx Process, iGrafx FlowCharter programs on Windows.