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BLU file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.blu - FileMaker Pro Runtime Extension

The BLU application files are related to FIlemaker Pro. The BLU file is a FileMaker Pro Runtime Extension. FileMaker Pro is a cross-platform relational database application from FileMaker Inc.

FIlemaker Pro
Application files
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FileMaker Pro Runtime Extension related extensions:
CR10X EdLog Compiled Program
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Mac OS X Application Plug-in
Macromedia Authorware Packaged File without Runtime
Nokia Flash Lite Package
E-Prime E-Run 2.x Script

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

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

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

biu, bku, bl, bli, blj, blk, bly, bmu, bu, bul, flu, glu, lu, nlu

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Lightscape Block File
Binary Linework TIFF Image
ProWorx NXT Block Data File
Blink Archive
Descent Mission Builder Block
DJ Mix Pro Beatlock Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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