.FTL File Extension

The FreeMarker Project
File Type:
FreeMarker Template File

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

What is a FTL file?

Ftl file extension has FreeMarker Template file type, developed by The FreeMarker Project, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

FreeMarker is a Java template engine which is able to automatically generate text output. Files used by this engine receive the .FTL extension. They store the source text, instructions, and variable FreeMarker definitions that serve as text placeholders. FTL files are often used for generating HTML Web pages and other source code files (.ASP, .CFM, and .PHP) automatically. 

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

ftl file icon
The FreeMarker Project
File Type:
FreeMarker Template File
Developer Files

How to open FTL file?

Double click the ftl 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 .ftl 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 ftl 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 ftl 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 FTL files

  • Windows Windows
    • FreeMarker FreeMarker
  • MacOS MacOS
    • FreeMarker FreeMarker
  • Linux Linux
    • FreeMarker FreeMarker

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 ftl file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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