What is a .BOOK File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .book extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .book file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .BOOK file?

The file extension .BOOK stands for FrameMaker Book File. The creator of this file extension is Adobe Systems.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .book file on 1 platform.

How to open a .BOOK file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .BOOK file on your operating system/device.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .book file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe FrameMaker software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Adobe FrameMaker.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BOOK file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Adobe FrameMaker software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .BOOK file?

If you cannot open the .BOOK file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .BOOK file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .book – Apple, .book – Blurb Software, .book – Budget In Brief. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .BOOK file with the Adobe FrameMaker program on Windows.