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Details of extension .bmi

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Blaise Metafile

BMI file is a Blaise Metafile. Blaise is a flexible and powerful computer-assisted interviewing (CAI) system and survey processing tool for the Windows operating system.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Blaise
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Blaise Data Model
Blaise Specification
Blaise Mode Library
Blaise Datamodel Properties
Blaise Datamodel
Blaise Database
Blaise Database BFI Data
Blaise Database BPK Data
Blaise Database BJK Data
Autodesk 3D Studio Max BMI Plugin .bmi file icon

Autodesk 3D Studio Max BMI Plugin

BMI file is an Autodesk 3D Studio Max BMI Plugin. 3D Studio is a 3D graphics modeling and rendering program.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Autodesk 3D Studio MAX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Lightwave 3D Object
Caligari TrueSpace Scene
Virtual Reality World
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene in ASCII
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene
Rhino 3D Model
ArchiCAD 3D Model
Gzip Compressed WRL File
O2C 3D Model

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

BSC Intermediate Object
Zemax Binary Image Surface Data
IBM Library Server Bookshelf Index File
Blink Archive
X Bitmap Image
WindLDR Bookmarks File
Alpha Five Image Library
Bioware Aurora Music Unit

The .bmi filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bml (1), bli (1), bim (1), nmi (1), mbi (1), gmi (1), bni (1), bmo (1), bmk (1), bki (1), bi (1), vmi (1), mi (1), hmi (1), fmi (1)

Can't open a .bmi file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bmi

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