BWI file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bwi - BlindWrite CD Image

The BWI disk image files are related to BlindWrite. The BWI file is a BlindWrite CD Image.

Disk Image files
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b5i, b6i
BlindWrite CD Image related extensions:
BlindWrite CD Image Segment
BlindWrite 5 License Data
BlindWrite License Data
BlindWrite Physical Media Descriptor
BlindWrite Sub Channel Data
BlindWrite Control File

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

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

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

bai, bdi, bi, bsi, bw, bwl, bwu, fwi, gwi, hwi, vwi, wbi, wi

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Novell GroupWise Shortcut
BSC Intermediate Object
Microsoft SharePoint Workflow Diagram
AllStar Visitor Watch Configuration
Wii Backup Manager ISO
HP PhotoSmart 850 Camera Firmware

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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