BMSK file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bmsk - STK Body Mask File

The BMSK data files are related to Systems Tool Kit. The BMSK file is a STK Body Mask File. STK (Systems Tool Kit) is a physics-based software geometry engine that accurately displays and analyzes land, sea, air, and space assets in real or simulated time. A body mask file is an ASCII text file formatted for compatibility with STK that ends in a .bmsk extension. Body mask files provide data used to restrict visibility to a sensor.

Systems Tool Kit
Data files
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STK Body Mask File related extensions:
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Adobe TypeAlign Text Illustration
EndNote X Compressed Library Data
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX XML Animation Map
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .bmsk file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bmsk files. Be especially cautious with .bmsk files coming from an unknown source!

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

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

bmk, bms, bsk, msk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Windows Help Bookmark
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Blaise Database BSK Data
WindLDR Bookmarks File
Playback Bitmap Sequence
Affymetrix Mask File

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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