The File Extensions Database

.FP5 File Extension

  • Developer by: FileMaker
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .FP5 file?

.FP5 is FileMaker Pro 5 Database

Database created by FileMaker Pro 5 or 6, a database management program for Macintosh and Windows platforms; FileMaker 5 was the first major version of the program developed by FileMaker, Inc.; it was previously developed by Claris Corporation.

FileMaker, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Apple, Inc.

Programs that open FileMaker Pro 5 Database
FileMaker Pro Advanced
FileMaker Pro Advanced

How to solve problems with FP5 files

  • Associate the FP5 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any FP5 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.FP5 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the FP5 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 .FP5 is FileMaker Pro 5 Database. Because only the current version supports the latest FP5 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the FileMaker manufacturer website after an available .FP5 is FileMaker Pro 5 Database update.
  • To make sure that your FP5 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.