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FTW file format description

Many people share .ftw files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ftw file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ftw files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ftw - Family Tree Maker Document

FTW file is a Family Tree Maker Document. Family Tree Maker is a program that allows users to input their family information and produce a variety of charts, reports, and customizable family history books.

.ftw file format description:
FTW format description not yet available
Family Tree Maker
Document files
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Family Tree Maker Document related links:
Family Tree Maker Document related extensions:
Family Tree Maker Compressed Backup Data
Family Tree Maker Backup Data
Family Tree Maker Document Backup

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

Can't open a .ftw 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 .ftw file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

btw, tfw, gtw, fw, ftd, ft, fgw, etw, ctw, ttw, rtw, fwt, fts, fta, frw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Bartender Format Data
Flexible Image Transport System Image
Faceware Analyzer Tracking Project
OpenFTA File
CTW Compressed File
GTWeb Extract File

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