File Extension Library

.FBK File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .FBK file?

.FBK file extension is created by Autodesk. .FBK has been classified as Data Files. The format of .FBK file is Binary.

.FBK is AutoCAD Civil 3D Field Book File

File used by AutoCAD Civil 3D, a BIM (Building Information Modeling) program used for civil engineering design; saved in a plain text format and stores observed point data; can be imported into a drawing.

FBK files can be created from raw survey files in AutoCAD Civil 3D. The converted data can then be imported into a design or drawing.

List of all softwares that can open the AutoCAD Civil 3D Field Book File
Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018
File Type 2:

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Backup File

Developer by: Microsoft Category: Backup Files

Backup of a database created with Microsoft Dynamics NAV; contains financial data used for business management and analysis; can be used to restore data if the primary database (.FDB) file becomes corrupted or is deleted.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV was previously called Microsoft Navision.

File Type 3:

Family Tree Maker for Windows Backup File

Developer by: Category: Backup Files

Compressed backup of a family tree (.FTW) file created with Family Tree Maker for Windows; may be created as a backup file in case the original family tree file is damaged or deleted; can be restored by selecting "File→Restore From Backup" within Family Tree Maker.

NOTE: Family Tree Maker for Windows uses the ".fbk" file extension, while Family Tree Maker for DOS saves backups as .FBC files.

List of all softwares that can open the Family Tree Maker for Windows Backup File
Software MacKiev Family Tree Maker

How to Open .FBK file on different platforms

Open .FBK File on Windows

  • Right-click a .FBK
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .FBK file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .FBK files" Press "Ok"

Open .FBK File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FBK file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .FBK File on Linux

Right click on the .FBK file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .FBK File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FBK file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .FBK File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .FBK files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FBK files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .FBK files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .FBK file format
  2. You need to check the .FBK file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)