BG file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bg - Backgammon for Windows Saved Game

The BG game data files are related to Backgammon for Windows. The BG file is a Backgammon for Windows Saved Game. The Backgammon for Windows seems to be no longer supported.

Backgammon for Windows
Game Data files
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Backgammon for Windows Saved Game related extensions:
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Mugen Character Commands Data
Pokemon: Battle Revolution Data
Empire Builder Pronto Saved Game
Delta Force Game Object Collection Data
Heroes of Might and Magic III Saved Game

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

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

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

bb, bf, bh, bn, br, bt, bv, by, fg, gb, gg, hg, ng, vg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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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