BCSS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bcss - Beyond Compare Snapshot Data

The BCSS data files are related to Beyond Compare. The BCSS file is a Beyond Compare Snapshot Data. Beyond Compare is a utility for comparing files and folders. It can help you find and reconcile differences in source code, folders, images and data, even if your files are contained in zip archive files or on remote services.

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

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

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

bcs, bscs, bss, css, hcss, ncss

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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