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BPMN file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bpmn - Business Process Model and Notation Document

The BPMN document files are related to BPMN Editor. BPMN file is a Business Process Model and Notation Document. A standard Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) will provide businesses with the capability of understanding their internal business procedures in a graphical notation and will give organizations the ability to communicate these procedures in a standard manner.

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

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

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

bpm, bpn, pmn

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Sybase PowerDesigner Business Process Model
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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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