What is a .FPX File And How To Open It – Kodak (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .fpx extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .fpx file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .FPX file?

The .FPX file extension stands for FlashPix Bitmap Image File. The developer of this file extension is Kodak. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .fpx file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .FPX file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Corel PaintShop Pro, IrfanView and XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FPX 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, 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 XnViewMP software 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 .FPX file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .fpx file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need 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 Apple Preview and XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FPX 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. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .FPX file on Linux

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

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: Locate the .FPX 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .FPX file?

If you are still unable to open the .FPX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FPX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .fqc РCaosG, .fr3 РFast Reports, .frames РThe Iconfactory, .frameset РJƥSoftcode, .framework РApple. 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 .FPX file with the XnViewMP, Corel PaintShop Pro, IrfanView programs on Windows, XnViewMP, Apple Preview programs on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.