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Details of extension .bckp

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .bckp file?
  • Which program can create the .bckp file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .bckp format?
  • What can convert .bckp files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .bckp extension?
Ad-Aware Quarantined File .bckp file icon

Ad-Aware Quarantined File

The BCKP file is an Ad-Aware Quarantined File. Ad-Aware is a popular anti-spyware and anti-malware software developed by Lavasoft.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Ad-Aware
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Ad-Aware Definitions Data
Ad-Aware Signature Data
Ad-Aware Language Data
Ad-Aware Backup Data
Ad-Aware Skin Data
Ad-Aware Language Data
Ad-Aware Backup Data

Other types of files may also use the .bckp file extension. If you have helpful information about .bckp extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

HP OpenVMS Backup File
Business Card Designer Plus Document
Steinberg WaveLab Backup Plan
Certainkey Valise Light Archive

The .bckp filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bck (1), ckp (1), bcp (1), bkp (1)

Can't open a .bckp file?

If you want to open a .bckp file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .bckp association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bckp

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android