File Extension Library

.FMPSL File Extension

  • Developer by: FileMaker
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .FMPSL file?

.FMPSL file extension is created by FileMaker. .FMPSL has been classified as Database Files.

.FMPSL is FileMaker Pro 12 Snapshot Link

Database snapshot file created by FileMaker Pro 12 database development software; saves the state of the current database view; includes the selected records, the visual layout, and other visible information; often used for sending reports.

FMPSL files allow snapshots to be reconstructed in another copy of FileMaker, or with FileMaker Go, an application for iPhone and iPad users. Snapshot links can be created with FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Go. To create on in FileMaker Pro, choose File → Save/Send Records As → Snapshot Link....

NOTE: Snapshot links were introduced with FileMaker Pro 11, which uses the .FPSL extension instead of the FMPSL extension, which is used in version 12.

List of all softwares that can open the FileMaker Pro 12 Snapshot Link
FileMaker Pro Advanced
FileMaker Pro Advanced
FileMaker Go 17

How to Open .FMPSL file on different platforms

Open .FMPSL File on Windows

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

Open .FMPSL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FMPSL 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 .FMPSL File on Linux

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

Open .FMPSL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FMPSL 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 .FMPSL 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 .FMPSL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FMPSL files

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