BMI file format description
Many people share .bmi files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bmi file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bmi files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.bmi - Blaise Metafile
BMI file is a Blaise Metafile. Blaise is a flexible and powerful computer-assisted interviewing (CAI) system and survey processing tool for the Windows operating system.
- .bmi file format description:
- BMI format
- Data files
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- Blaise Metafile related links:
- Blaise Metafile related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .bmi file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bmi files. Be especially cautious with .bmi files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .bmi 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 .bmi file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bi, vmi, mi, hmi, fmi, bmu, bml, bli, bim, nmi, mbi, gmi, bni, bmo, bmk
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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