.FCGI File Extension

File Type:
FastCGI File

Having trouble opening .fcgi extension? Don't panic! This page explains what fcgi files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open fcgi files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a FCGI file?

Fcgi file extension has FastCGI file type, developed by FastCGI, which is associated with the "web files" category.

FCGI is an extension that improves the CGI standard, which is used to assure accurate processing of Web server requests. Source code files for this extension use the .FCGI file format. These files are often written in the Perl programming language and contain FastCGI API code and Perl code as well. FCGI format also supports other programming languages, but they are less popular. Many Web servers natively support FastCGI files, but in some cases, Web server extensions are needed.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

fcgi file icon
File Type:
FastCGI File
Web Files

How to open FCGI file?

Double click the fcgi file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .fcgi extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the fcgi extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the fcgi file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open FCGI files

  • Windows Windows
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Apache Web Server Apache Web Server
    • Panic Coda 2 Panic Coda 2
    • Any text editor Any text editor
  • Linux Linux
    • Apache Web Server Apache Web Server
    • Any text editor Any text editor

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the fcgi file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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