BDG file format description

Many people often share .bdg files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .bdg files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .bdg files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .bdg files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .bdg file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bdg - Badge Designer 2000 Data

The BDG data files are related to Badge Designer 2000. The BDG file is a Badge Designer 2000 Data. Badge Designer 2000 is a photo ID badge software. The Badge Designer 2000 seems to be no longer supported.

Application:Badge Designer 2000
Category:Data files
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Badge Designer 2000 Data related extensions:

  • mex Macro Express Macro File
  • su3 I2P Software Update File
  • vmv VirtuaNES Recording Data
  • artf Adobe FreeHand Xtra Data
  • rwx RoboCell User Parts Data
  • ima Zemax Image Surface Data

.bdg - BudgetExpress Data

The BDG data files are related to BudgetExpress. The BDG file is a BudgetExpress Data. BudgetExpress is a program that will allow you to plan your personal finances.

Category:Data files
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BudgetExpress Data related extensions:

  • mdb Pro/MECHANICA Database
  • pos BrainVoyager QX Slice Positioning Data
  • frame Adobe FrameMaker Interchange Format Data
  • coo Autodesk AutoCAD Bounding Coordinates Cookie
  • hal HyperAccess Lite for OS/2 Data
  • vkf Videonizer Activation Key Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .bdg file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .bdg extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .bdg files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .bdg files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .bdg 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .bdg file

To set the .bdg file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .bdg file association. Many applications can open .bdg files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .bdg file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bcg, bd, bdb, bdf, bdh, bdn, bdr, bdt, bdv, bdy, bfg, bg, bgd, brg, bsg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .bdg filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .bdg:

Operating systems

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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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