What is a .B3D File And How To Open It – Blitz Research (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .b3d extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .b3d file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .B3D file?

The file extension .B3D comes from Blitz3D Entity Model File. It was developed by Blitz Research. The file has the binary format, and it is a 3D images related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .b3d file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .B3D file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .B3D file on various operating systems.

How to open a .B3D file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .b3d file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Blender software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Ultimate Unwrap 3D with Blitz3D plug-in and Blender.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .B3D file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Blender software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .B3D file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .b3d file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Blender software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Blender.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .B3D file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Blender software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .B3D file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .b3d file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Blender software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Blender.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .B3D file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Blender software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .B3D file?

If you are still unable to open the .B3D file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .B3D file.b4s – Nullsoft, .b5i – VSO Software, .b5t – VSO Software, .b64 – Base64 MIME-Encoded File, .b6i – VSO Software. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .B3D file with the Blender, Ultimate Unwrap 3D with Blitz3D plug-in programs on Windows, Blender program on Mac and Blender software on Linux.