BSMZ file format description

Many people often share .bsmz files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .bsmz files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .bsmz files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .bsmz files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .bsmz file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bsmz - Compressed BSML Document

The BSMZ data files are related to Ergatis. The BSMZ file is a Compressed BSML Document. Bioinformatic Sequence Markup Language (BSML) is an XML format for encoding a wide variety of information attached to biological sequences.

Data files
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Compressed BSML Document related extensions:
Bioinformatic Sequence Markup Language Document
BSML Overlay Data

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

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

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bmz, bsm, bsmx, bsz, smz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .bsmz filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .bsmz:

BeerSmith Recipe Data
BSPlayer Skin File
Portal Bonus Map Zip
SMath Studio Compressed Document
Demon Stalkers Game Data
IBM SPSS Graphboard Template Chooser Shape

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

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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