What is a .FTM File And How To Open It – MakeMusic (Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .ftm extension. 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 .ftm file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .FTM file?

The file extension .FTM stands for Finale Template File. It was developed by MakeMusic. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .FTM file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is 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: Locating your .FTM 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 .FTM file on Mac

To open the .ftm file on Mac, 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. The other software that you can use is MakeMusic Finale.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .FTM 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, 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 MakeMusic Finale 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 .FTM file?

If you are still unable to open the .FTM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FTM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ftm – FamiTracker Module, .ftm – Ancestry.com. 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 .FTM file with the MakeMusic Finale program on Windows and MakeMusic Finale program on Mac.