BMPF file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bmp - Windows Bitmap Image

The BMP graphic files are related to XnView. The BMP file is a Windows Bitmap Image. BMP or DIB (device-independent bitmap) is a bitmapped graphics format used internally by the Microsoft Windows graphics subsystem (GDI), and used commonly as a simple graphics file format on that platform.

Graphic files
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bmpf, dib, rl4, rl8, vga
Windows Bitmap Image related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

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

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

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

bmf, bmp, bmpr, bpf, mpf

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft Media Package File
Balsamiq Mockups Project
BMF Bitmap
F-Secure Base Policy File
Business Plan Pro Formula
MainActor Project

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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