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Details of extension .bkb

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

VariCAD Block File

The BKB file is a VariCAD VariCAD Block File. VariCAD is a computer program for 3D/2D CAD and mechanical engineering. BKB block files containing 2D objects (obsolete, loaded only from older versions).
Category: Data files
Application: VariCAD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
VariCAD 2D/3D Document
VariCAD Symbol Library

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .bkb filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gkb (1), bub (1), bmb (1), bkh (1), bkf (1), bjb (1), bb (1), nkb (1), kb (1), fkb (1), bob (1), blb (1), bkg (1), bk (1), bbk (1)

Can't open a .bkb file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bkb

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android