BCT file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bct - Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache

The BCT data files are related to Adobe Bridge. The BCT file is an Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache. Adobe Bridge is an organizational software application created and released by Adobe Systems.

Adobe Bridge
Data files
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Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache related extensions:
TINA Shape Library Database
Delsys EMGworks Data
TI-86 Calculator Equation Data
AVG Language Data
Windows XP Style Data
ArgoUML Model Data

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

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

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

bc, bcf, bcg, bch, bcr, bdt, bft, bst, bt, btc, bvt, bxt, cbt, ct, fct

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

MEADEP Query Data
GenePattern Gene Cluster Text
BIM Collaboration Format Data
TAC Script
TAR Compressed Comic Book
Entrypoint 90 Batch Data

Operating systems

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