What is a .FOT File And How To Open It


Have you downloaded a file with .fot extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .fot file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .FOT file?

The .FOT file extension is from Font Resource File. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a font related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .FOT file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Windows software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FOT 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Microsoft Windows software 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 .FOT file?

If you cannot open the .FOT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .FOT file.fota – Google, .fountain – Fountain Script File, .fox – humanIT, .fox – Furcadia, .fp – FileMaker Pro Spreadsheet. 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 .FOT file with the Microsoft Windows program on Windows.