>> FWARC file

FWARC file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fwarc - FacetWin Disk Archive

The FWARC archive files are related to FacetWin. FWARC file is a FacetWin Disk Archive. FacetWin brings your UNIX system into your Windows network environment by providing server software that makes the resources of the UNIX server available to the Windows PCs on the network.

Archive files
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FacetWin Disk Archive related extensions:
FacetWin Backup Set Description
FacetWin File Set Description
FacetWin User Keyboard Mapping
FacetWin Configuration

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

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

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


Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Web ARChive File

Operating systems

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

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