What is a .FAC File And How To Open It (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .fac extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .fac file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .FAC file?

The .FAC file extension is FACE Image File. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .fac file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .FAC file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .FAC file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FAC file

2. The second step is locating 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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .FAC file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .fac file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FAC 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

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

How to open a .FAC file on Linux

The .fac file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .FAC file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .FAC file?

If you are still unable to open the .FAC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FAC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .face – FACE Graphic File, .facefx – OC3 Entertainment, .facefx_ingame – OC3 Entertainment, .faces – Oracle, .fadein – GCC Productions. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .FAC file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.