.FPBF File Extension

Finder Property Backup File

The FPBF file extension is used for Mac OS X Burn Folder files. These system files are created when attempting to make folders to burn onto discs in Mac OS X. FPBF files contain aliases to files rathe...

General Information

Title FPBF File Extension
Extension .fpbf
Full Form Finder Property Backup File
File Type Backup File
Developer Apple Inc.
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store Finder properties
Additional Functions Backup metadata, Restore settings

File Characteristics

Quality Binary format
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable No

Use Cases

System Restore Yes
Data Transfer Yes
System Migration Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low risk
Best Practices Regular backup, Access control

Historical/Version Information

Associated with MacOS X
Relevance Modern MacOS versions

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .sparsebundle, .backupdb

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
MacOS Finder Included MacOS
Time Machine Included MacOS