An fid file extension is related to the Forensics Investigator and other programs. An fid file stores database.

There is one other file type using
the FID file extension!

empty icon.fid - Microsoft Windows index

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Software that open fid file

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FID file extension - File Investigator database

What is fid file? How to open fid files?

File type specification:

Database file type icon Database file type

The fid file extension is associated with the Forensics Investigator and File Expander Engine programs, developed by Forensic Innovations, Inc.

The fid file contains database used by these forensics applications.

The default software associated to open fid file:

Forensic Innovations, Inc. logoForensics Investigator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Forensic Innovations, Inc.

Forensics Investigator was an older file searching and forensics software by FI. Seems it was replaced by File Investigator Engine products.

Forensic Innovations, Inc. logoFile Expander Engine  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Forensic Innovations, Inc.

File Expander Engine is used to open files and explore their individual objects. These objects can be individually stored files, headers, footers, indexes, binary data, text data, database records, etc.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .fid file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open fid file, edit fid file, convert fid file, view fid file, play fid file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with fid file - File Investigator database

Click on the software link for more information about Forensics Investigator. Forensics Investigator uses fid file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with fid file by default:
Forensics Investigator
File Expander Engine

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