BST file format description

Many people often share .bst 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 .bst files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .bst files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .bst files.

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bst - BibTeX Document Style

The BST document files are related to teTeX. The BST file is a BibTeX Document Style. BibTeX is reference management software for formatting lists of references. The BibTeX tool is typically used together with the LaTeX document preparation system.

Category:Document files
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BibTeX Document Style related extensions:

  • aux LaTeX Auxiliary Data
  • bbl BibTeX Bibliographic Reference
  • bib BibTeX Document
  • cls LaTeX Document Class Data
  • dfu LaTeX Font Encoding Data
  • etx TeX Font

.bst - Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Game Data

The BST game data files are related to Star Trek: Birth of the Federation. The BST file is a Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Game Data. Star Trek: Birth of the Federation is a turn-based strategy game developed by Microprose.

Application:Star Trek: Birth of the Federation
Category:Game Data files
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Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Game Data related extensions:

  • roacj Call of Juarez Game Resource Data
  • mw4 MechWarrior 4 Game Data
  • dfs Dragona Online Game Data
  • twt Carmageddon 2 Game Data
  • rigid_model Empire: Total War Model
  • ba2 Bethesda Softworks Archive

.bst - Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Beam Strain Output

The BST data files are related to Autodesk Simulation Mechanical. The BST file is an Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Beam Strain Output. Autodesk Simulation Mechanical is a general calculation code using the Finite Element Method (FEM).

Application:Autodesk Simulation Mechanical
Category:Data files
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Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Beam Strain Output related extensions:

  • gep GeneXproTools Data
  • gpx Memory-Map Navigator GPS Exchange Data
  • dve Video Toaster Digital Video Effect
  • icf Imabas Data
  • tsz Trillian Skin File
  • rw4 RenderWare 4 Model Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .bst file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .bst extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .bst files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .bst files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .bst 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .bst file

To set the .bst file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .bst file association. Many applications can open .bst files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .bst 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. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

b5t, bct, bet, bs, bsf, bsg, bsh, bsr, bsy, bt, bts, bwt, bxt, bzt, fst

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .bst 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 .bst:

Operating systems

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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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