BIE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.jbig - JBIG Bitmap Image

The JBIG graphic files are related to XnView. The JBIG file is a JBIG Bitmap Image. JBIG is a lossless image compression standard from the Joint Bi-level Image Experts Group, standardized as ISO/IEC standard 11544 and as ITU-T recommendation T.82.

Graphic files
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bie, jbg
JBIG Bitmap Image related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

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

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

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

be, bi, bid, bif, bis, bke, ble, boe, hie, ibe, ie, vie

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

BSC Intermediate Object
Novell GroupWise Initialization File
Bioware Game Data
IBECrypto Encrypted File
Microsoft Visual Basic Include
Zoner Photo Studio 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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