How to open file with FB2 extension?

Basic information about FB2 file

File FB2 is one of the files of the eBook Files category. Its full name is FictionBook 2.0 File . File format FB2 was created by FictionBook. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file FB2 sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a FB2 file, you will definitely find it here.
FB2 file description

This is a file extension that denotes a Fiction Book that is protected in an eBook format. This eBook format is different from other eBook formats. The reason is that others contain multiple XML files, but FB2 will have a single XML file. .FB2 format is open source and it is DRM free.  Even though the main purpose of this file extension is to create fiction books, but it can be used for saving any type of ebook. A file with .FB2 extension will have Unicode, table, text formatting, images, and footnotes. In the case of any images in the eBook, they are converted into JPG or PNG and are saved within the .FB2 file itself.

Tags: FB2 extension, how to open FB2 file, how to convert FB2 file, open FB2 file

Programs that support FB2 file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
Programs for Android system
Conversion of a FB2 file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the FB2 extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of FB2 file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from FB2 extension to a different format :
fb2 to mobi, fb2 to azw3, fb2 to epub, fb2 to htmlz, fb2 to lit, fb2 to lrf, fb2 to pmlz, fb2 to rb, fb2 to txt,
File conversions from other format to FB2 file:
epub to fb2,
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the FB2 file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the FB2 file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the FB2 file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the FB2 file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the FB2 file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the FB2 file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
If you have additional information about the FB2 file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on FB2 file.