BKG file format description
Many people share .bkg files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bkg file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bkg files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.bkg - BKG Backgammon Game Data
The BKG game data files are related to BKG. BKG file is a BKG Backgammon Game Data. BKG was a computer program developed at Carnegie-Mellon University by Hans Berliner to play backgammon. Backgammon is a game played by two players, each with fifteen checkers, on a board consisting of 24 narrow triangles. The BKG seems to be no longer supported.
- Game Data files
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- BKG Backgammon Game Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .bkg file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bkg files. Be especially cautious with .bkg files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .bkg 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 .bkg file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bmg, bog, bg, bug, bky, bkr, bkf, bjg, nkg, blg, bkt, bkh, bkb
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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