Home : File Types : FTMB File

.FTMB File Extension

File TypeFamily Tree Maker Backup File

3.3 (4 Votes)
CategoryBackup Files

What is an FTMB file?

Backup file created by Family Tree Maker, a genealogy organization program; contains backup data for a .FTM or .FTW Family Tree file, such as family data, media files, and historical events.

More Information

To create the FTMB file:

  1. Select File → Backup....
  2. A "Backup" window should open with the default name of your FTMB file, change it or keep it.
  3. Choose the location where you want to save the FTMB file. "Removable media" means a CD, DVD, external hard drive, USB flash drive, etc. "Working directory" is the location where your current work is saved. "Custom directory" is whatever save location you desire.
  4. Finally, decide what data you want included in the FTMB file and click OK.

Open over 300 file formats with File Viewer Plus.
Programs that open FTMB files
Updated 11/15/2013

About FTMB Files

Our goal is to help you understand what a file with a *.ftmb suffix is and how to open it.

The Family Tree Maker Backup file type, file format description, and Windows programs listed on this page have been individually researched and verified by the FileInfo team. We strive for 100% accuracy and only publish information about file formats that we have tested and validated.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page, please let us know.