What is a .BBPROJECT File And How To Open It – Bare Bones Software (Easy Steps)


While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .bbproject extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .bbproject file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .BBPROJECT file?

The .BBPROJECT file extension comes from BBEdit Project File. The developer of this file extension is Bare Bones Software. The format of this file is xml, and it is a development related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .bbproject file on 1 platform.

How to open a .BBPROJECT file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .BBPROJECT file on various operating systems.

How to open a .BBPROJECT file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Bare Bones BBEdit software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Bare Bones BBEdit.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BBPROJECT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Bare Bones BBEdit software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .BBPROJECT file?

If you cannot open the .BBPROJECT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .BBPROJECT file.bbprojectd – Bare Bones Software, .bbs – Bulletin Board System Text, .bbz – Bellshare, .bc – BitComet, .bc – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .BBPROJECT file with the Bare Bones BBEdit program on Mac.