BGB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bgb - Beck Graphics Bitmap

The BGB graphic files are related to IPC CHIP Graphic File Converter. The BGB file is a Beck Graphics Bitmap. The Beck Graphics Bitmap (BGB) file format is a bitmap file format optimised for usage in conjunction with Beck IPC’s graphics controllers.

IPC CHIP Graphic File Converter
Graphic files
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Beck Graphics Bitmap related extensions:
Enhance Simplex Image
Paint.NET Image File
eYaViewer Graphic
Apple QuickTake Picture
C64 Saracen Paint Image

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

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

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

bb, bbb, bbg, bfb, bg, bgf, bgn, bgv, bnb, brb, btb, bvb, fgb, gb, gbb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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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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