BHM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bhm - BHM Hierarchical File Format Data

The BHM data files are related to BHM Tree Visualizer. The BHM file is a BHM Hierarchical File Format Data. BHM is a generic hierarchical file format. BHM can be seen as the binary equivalent of XML. It allows flexible hierarchies of any type of data, in a platform-independent way.

BHM Tree Visualizer
Data files
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BHM Hierarchical File Format Data related extensions:
L3DT ZeoGraph XML Data
Autodesk Softimage Binary Actions Data
3DMark Definitions Data
ZipForm Exported Data
Intuit TurboTax Canada 2012 Tax Return Data
Coach Activity File

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

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

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

bbm, bgm, bh, bhl, bm, bmm, btm, bum, fhm, ghm, hbm, hhm, hm, nhm, vhm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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C64 Hires Bitmap Image
HotMux Thermocouple Data Log
Evasive Action Data

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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