The File Extensions Database

.FTMX File Extension

  • Developer by: MakeMusic
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .FTMX file?

.FTMX is Finale Template File

Template created by Finale, a music notation application; contains a template with pre-loaded or customized settings and music notation, such as measures and keys; new version of the original Finale Template .FTM file.

To create a FTMX file simply select File → Save As... with your customized document open, choose your save location (a helpful location is the Finale/Templates folder), name the file, select the FTMX file type, and click Save.

To open a FTMX file, select File → New → Document from Template and double-click on your FTMX file.

NOTE: After the release of Finale 2014, the program began to use FTMX files.

Programs that open Finale Template File
MakeMusic Finale
MakeMusic Finale

How to solve problems with FTMX files

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