What is a .FPA File And How To Open It – MakeMusic (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .fpa 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. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .fpa file extension and how to open it.

What is a .FPA file?

The .FPA file extension stands for Finale Performance Assessment File. The development of this file was done by MakeMusic. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .fpa file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .FPA file?

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

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

To open the .fpa file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FPA file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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, 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 MakeMusic Finale software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .FPA file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the MakeMusic Finale software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use MakeMusic Finale software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FPA file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 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 MakeMusic Finale software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .FPA file?

If you cannot open the .FPA file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .FPA file.fpbf – Apple, .fpd – Front Panel Express, .fpdx – ccc software gmbh, .fpe – The Game Creators, .fpe – FreePDFEditor.net. 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 .FPA file with the MakeMusic Finale program on Windows and MakeMusic Finale program on Mac.