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BMS file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bms - Playback Bitmap Sequence

The BMS graphic files are related to XnView. BMS file is a Playback Bitmap Sequence.

Graphic files
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Playback Bitmap Sequence related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

.bms - Be-Music Script

The BMS game data files are related to Be-Music. BMS file is a Be-Music Script. The Be-Music script format is a file format for rhythm-matching games, devised by Urao Yane in 1998. The format have been used in such games as Beatmania (simulation), BM98, StepMania, and Pop'n Music.

Game Data files
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Be-Music Script related extensions:
Emergency 4 Prototype File
Test Drive Unlimited Archive
fCraft World
Papers Please Mod File
Risk Your Life 3D Model
NetImmerse Data File

.bme - BeatMania Song

The BME game data files are related to BeatMania. BME file is a BeatMania Song. BeatMania is a rhythm video game developed and distributed by Japanese game developer Konami.

Game Data files
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BeatMania Song related extensions:
BeatMania Song

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

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

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

fms, bs, bsm, bmc, ms, bhs, hms, bmz, bmw, bme, bls, nms, bjs, mbs, gms

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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

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