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Details of extension .bwav

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .bwav file?
  • Which program can create the .bwav file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .bwav format?
  • What can convert .bwav files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .bwav extension?
Broadcast Wave Format Audio .bwf file icon

Broadcast Wave Format Audio

The BWF file is a Broadcast Wave Format Audio. Broadcast Wave Format (BWF) is an extension of the popular Microsoft WAVE audio format and is the recording format of most file-based non-linear digital recorders used for motion picture, radio and television production.
Category: Audio files
Application: Adobe Audition
Program name: -
Mime-type: audio/x-wave
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
bwav, wav
Related extensions:
.dab Digital Audio Broadcasting File
.dabp Opendigitalradio DABPlus Encoded Audio
.wav Windows Waveform Sound
.rf64 RF64 Audio Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.bwa Bookworm Adventures Player Data
.wav Windows Waveform Sound
.bav The Bat! Anti-Virus Plugin
.bwv Business Wave Data

The .bwav filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bwv (1), bdav (1), wav (1), bwa (1), bav (1)

Can't open a .bwav file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bwav

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