BGZ file format description

Many people often share .bgz 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 .bgz files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .bgz files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .bgz files.

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bgz - Blood Frontier Map Data

The BGZ game data files are related to Blood Frontier. The BGZ file is a Blood Frontier Map Data. Blood Frontier is a shooter game in which you will have to eliminate all the infected creatures. The Blood Frontier seems to be no longer supported.

Application:Blood Frontier
Category:Game Data files
Magic:- / -

Blood Frontier Map Data related extensions:

  • scm StarCraft Map
  • zdk ZQuake Game Data
  • m3d Warhammer: Dark Omen 3D Model
  • los Close Combat 2 Map Data
  • numdlb SSB Namco Universal Model Binary Data
  • mcfunction Minecraft Function File

Be careful.

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

Can't open a .bgz 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 .bgz file

To set the .bgz 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 .bgz file association. Many applications can open .bgz files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .bgz 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:

bbz, bg, bga, bnz, brz, btz, bvz, bz, fgz, gbz, ggz, gz, hgz, vgz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .bgz 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 .bgz:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

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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