What is a .MAP File And How To Open It – Furcadia (Simple Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .map extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .map file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MAP file?

The file extension .MAP is Furcadia Dream File. It was developed by Furcadia. The format of this game related file is binary.

What to know

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

How to open a .MAP file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MAP 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Furcadia software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .MAP file?

If you are still unable to open the .MAP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .MAP file.map – id Software, .map – Bungie Studios, .map – Bethesda Softworks, .map – Leges Motus, .map – SWIFT Weather, .map – NAVIGON, .map – SIL International, .map – Mapjects Development, .map – Re-Logic, .map – Michael Schaffer and Florian Hufsky. 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 .MAP file with the Furcadia program on Windows.