What is a .FCPEVENT File And How To Open It – Apple (Guide)


While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .fcpevent extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .fcpevent file extension and how to open it.

What is a .FCPEVENT file?

The file extension .FCPEVENT comes from Final Cut Pro Event File. This file extension was developed by Apple. The file is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .FCPEVENT file?

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

How to open a .FCPEVENT file on Mac

To open the .fcpevent file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple Final Cut Pro software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FCPEVENT 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: 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 Apple Final Cut Pro 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 .FCPEVENT file?

If you are still unable to open the .FCPEVENT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FCPEVENT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .fcpproject – Apple, .fcproject – Apple, .fcpxdest – Apple, .fcpxml – Apple, .fcs – ISAC. 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 .FCPEVENT file with the Apple Final Cut Pro program on Mac.