What is a .FBM File And How To Open It – Michael L. Mauldin

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .fbm extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .fbm file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .FBM file?

The .FBM file extension is from Fuzzy Bitmap Image. The creator of this file extension is Michael L. Mauldin. 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 .fbm file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .FBM file?

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

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

The .fbm file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FBM 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. 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 Windows.

How to open a .FBM file on Mac

The .fbm file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FBM file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

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 Mac.

Still cannot open the .FBM file?

If you are still unable to open the .FBM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FBM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .fbp – wxFormBuilder, .fbp7 – VSoft Technologies, .fbq – Frozenbyte, .fbr – Blueberry, .fbr – HP. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .FBM file with the XnViewMP program on Windows and XnViewMP program on Mac.