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BEF file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bef - Unified Color HDR Image

The BEF graphic files are related to HDR PhotoStudio. BEF file is a Unified Color HDR Image. The BEF file format is an extremely efficient HDR image compression solution that offers very compact files, and a precise and capable method for image storage and archival while retaining full image qualities. The HDR PhotoStudio seems to be no longer supported.

HDR PhotoStudio
Graphic files
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Unified Color HDR Image related extensions:
DICOM Zipped Images Archive
Graph Saurus Bitmap Image
Gimp Image
CBN Selector Smart Image
Zlib Compressed Bitmap
Libvips VIPS Image

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

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

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

bdf, be, beb, bec, bed, bee, ber, bet, bf, bfe, bff, brf, bsf, bwf, ebf

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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WorldToolKit Binary NFF Data
Infinity Engine Visual Effects
Altera Quartus II Block Diagram File
SmartWare Backup Definition Data
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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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