The File Extensions Database

.FDC File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .FDC file?

.FDC is AutoCAD Field Catalog File

Definitions file used by AutoCAD, a program that allows engineers and designers to create 3D drawings; contains definitions for application fields; used for displaying information within the AutoCAD user interface.

Programs that open AutoCAD Field Catalog File
Autodesk AutoCAD 2018

How to solve problems with FDC files

  • Associate the FDC file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any FDC file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.FDC files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the FDC file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .FDC is AutoCAD Field Catalog File. Because only the current version supports the latest FDC file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Autodesk manufacturer website after an available .FDC is AutoCAD Field Catalog File update.
  • To make sure that your FDC file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.