FIC file format description

Many people often share .fic files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .fic files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .fic files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .fic files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .fic file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fic - WinDev HyperFileSQL Database

The FIC development files are related to WinDev. The FIC file is a WinDev HyperFileSQL Database. WinDev is an integrated development environment (IDE) fourth generation language (4GL), first published by PC SOFT in 1993, which is based upon a run-time engine (framework). HyperFileSQL is a database engine included in the development environments (WINDEV, WINDEV Mobile and WEBDEV).

Development files
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WinDev HyperFileSQL Database related extensions:
WinDev Dependency Data
WinDev Duplicate Data
WinDev Environment Data
WinDev Error Message
WinDev HyperFileSQL Full-text Index
WinDev Skin Template

Naturally, other applications may also use the .fic file extension. Even harmful programs can create .fic files. Be especially cautious with .fic files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .fic file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .fic file extension is often given incorrectly!

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bic, cic, dic, eic, fc, fci, fi, fid, fif, fis, fiv, fix, fkc, flc, foc

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .fic filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .fic:

Fiery Clone Tool Image
Bioware Aurora Game Instance Comments
DICOM Bitmap Image
Future Composer Module
FBackup Catalog File
Tru-Designer Cache

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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