File Extension Library


.FS5 File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Studios
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .FS5 file?

.FS5 file extension is created by Microsoft Studios. .FS5 has been classified as Game Files.

.FS5 is Microsoft Flight Simulator scenery data

The fs5 file extension is associated with the Microsoft Flight Simulator, a civil flight computer game series for Microsoft Windows and other platforms.

The fs5 file contains scenery data from Flight Simulator.


How to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

How to Open .FS5 file on different platforms

Open .FS5 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .FS5
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .FS5 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .FS5 files" Press "Ok"

Open .FS5 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FS5 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 .FS5 File on Linux

Right click on the .FS5 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .FS5 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FS5 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 .FS5 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 .FS5 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FS5 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .FS5 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .FS5 file format
  2. You need to check the .FS5 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)