BBD file format description

Many people share .bbd files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bbd file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bbd files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bbd - Xilinx Black Box Definition

The BBD data files are related to Xilinx Platform Studio. The BBD file is a Xilinx Black Box Definition. The Black Box Definition (BBD) file manages the file locations of optimized hardware netlists for the black-box sections of your peripheral design.

Xilinx Platform Studio
Data files
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .bbd file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bbd files. Be especially cautious with .bbd files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .bbd file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .bbd file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bb, bbc, bbe, bbf, bbr, bbs, bbv, bbw, bbx, bd, bdb, bfd, bgd, bhd, bnd

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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