BIK file format description
Many people share .bik files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bik file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bik files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.bik - Bink Video
The BIK video files are related to RAD Video Tools. BIK file is a Bink Video. Bink format developed by RAD Game Tools and used primarily in computer games.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .bik file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bik files. Be especially cautious with .bik files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .bik 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 .bik file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bi, bil, bim, bio, bjk, bk, bki, blk, bok, buk, fik, hik, ibk, ik, vik
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Lightscape Block File
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