What is a .FRC File And How To Open It – J R Oakley (Easy Guide)


Have you came across a file with the .frc extension, but it is a file you have never seen 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 .frc file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .FRC file?

The .FRC file extension comes from Mandelbrot Explorer Color Settings File. This file extension belongs to the developer J R Oakley. The file has the text format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .FRC file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Mandelbrot Explorer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mandelbrot Explorer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FRC 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Mandelbrot Explorer software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .FRC file?

If you are still unable to open the .FRC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .FRC file.frc – Matthias Neusinger. 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 .FRC file with the Mandelbrot Explorer program on Windows.