BI file format description
Many people share .bi files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bi file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bi files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.bi - OpenEdge ABL Before Image
The BI development files are related to Progress OpenEdge. BI file is an OpenEdge ABL Before Image. OpenEdge Advanced Business Language is a business application development language created and maintained by Progress Software Corporation (PSC). The Before Image file(s) stores information about every transaction which makes a change to the database.
- Progress OpenEdge
- Development files
- - / -
- b1, b2
- OpenEdge ABL Before Image related extensions:
.bo - BSC Intermediate Object
The BO development files are related to BSC. BO file is a BSC Intermediate Object. BSC is a compiler (a synthesis tool) for BSV code. BSV provides a high-level of abstraction for hardware design by leveraging atomic transactions, the single most powerful tool for managing complex concurrency.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .bi file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bi files. Be especially cautious with .bi files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .bi 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .bi file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bj, bk, bl, bo, bu, fi, gi, hi, ib, ni, vi
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Binary Linework TIFF Image
- NetObjects Fusion Preview
- BSC Intermediate Object
- LabVIEW Virtual Instrument
- MAME Highscore Data
- Sound Forge Batch Job
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