BCRES file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bcres - Nintendo 3DS Animation Data

The BCRES graphic files are related to Nintendo 3DS. The BCRES file is a Nintendo 3DS Animation Data. The Nintendo 3DS is a portable game console produced by Nintendo.

Nintendo 3DS
Graphic files
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Nintendo 3DS Animation Data related extensions:
Mental Ray Shadow Map
Pixela Digital Picture
ArtRage Painting Image
Atari ST Imagic Image
Commodore 64 Face Painter Graphic
PhotoFrame Frame

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

Can't open a .bcres 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 .bcres file extension is often given incorrectly!

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


Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Mario Kart 8 Binary Cafe Resources Data

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