BCLAN file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bclan - Nintendo 3DS Binary CTR Layout Animation

The BCLAN video files are related to Nintendo 3DS. The BCLAN file is a Nintendo 3DS Binary CTR Layout Animation. The Nintendo 3DS is a portable game console produced by Nintendo.

Nintendo 3DS
Video files
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Nintendo 3DS Binary CTR Layout Animation related extensions:
Cavena Toolbox Subtitles Data
MPE Encoder Encrypted Portable Media
Microsoft DV-AVI Video
VCOMP Compressed Video
D-Link IP Camera Video
Samsung Smart TV Video

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

Can't open a .bclan 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.

Operating systems

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