What is a .FTP File And How To Open It – OpenSight Software (Easy Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .ftp extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .ftp file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .FTP file?

The file extension .FTP stands for FlashFXP XML File. The development of this file was done by OpenSight Software. The file has the xml format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .FTP file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the OpenSight FlashFXP software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use OpenSight FlashFXP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .FTP 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 right click on your file and choose “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 OpenSight FlashFXP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .FTP file?

If you are still unable to open the .FTP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .FTP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ftploc – FTP Location, .ftpquota – ProFTPD, .fts – Full Text Search, .ftw – Ancestry.com, .fuk – Running With Scissors. 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 .FTP file with the OpenSight FlashFXP program on Windows.