BURN file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.burn - Burn Data

The BURN data files are related to Burn. The BURN file is a Burn Data. Burn is a free optical disc authoring application for Mac OS X.

Data files
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Burn Data related extensions:
WSxM Data
CP/M Data
mpiP Data
Trie Data

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

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

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

brn, bun, bur, urn

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

H3DAPI Uniform Resource Name Data
Cakewalk Bundle Data
BrainStorm Data
The Dig Game Data
Personal Brain File
The Curse of Monkey Island Game Archive

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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