BIL file format description
Many people share .bil files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bil file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bil files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.bil - ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image
BIL file is an ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image. ArcInfo is a complete and extensible geographic information system.
- .bil file format description:
- BIL format description not yet available
- ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
- Graphic files
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- ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image related links:
- ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .bil file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bil files. Be especially cautious with .bil files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .bil 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 .bil file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bi, nil, ibl, gil, bul, bli, bkl, bio, bik, il, hil, fil, bll, bl, bip
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- OpenEdge ABL Before Image
- sIBL System Data
- I4 Bullseye Data
- TSG Spectral Data
- Bink Video
- Cadence SKILL File
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