File Extension Library

.FPBF File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: System Files

What is an .FPBF file?

.FPBF file extension is created by Apple. .FPBF has been classified as System Files.

.FPBF is Mac OS X Burn Folder

An FPBF file is a Mac OS X burn folder that contains files or aliases of files to be burned as a data CD or DVD. It is used for storing data that will be burned to one or more discs. FPBF files may be created starting with Mac OS X 10.4 or later and typically appears on the desktop.

To create a burn folder in Mac OS X, simply right-click on the desktop and select "New Burn Folder" from the contextual menu. You can also select "New Burn Folder" from the Finder File menu.

Once the burn folder has been created, you can drag files and folders to it. The total size of the folder will appear at the bottom of the window. When you are ready to burn the contents of the folder to a disc, insert a CD or DVD and click the Burn button near the upper-right corner of the window.

NOTE: Apple computers no longer include a DVD disc drive. Therefore, FPBF files are less commonly used than with previous computer models that included a disc drive.

List of all softwares that can open the Mac OS X Burn Folder
Apple Finder
Apple Disk Utility

How to Open .FPBF file on different platforms

Open .FPBF File on Windows

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

Open .FPBF File on Mac

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

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

Open .FPBF File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .FPBF files

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