What is a .BDL File And How To Open It – Parametric Technology


Have you came across a file with the .bdl extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .bdl file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .BDL file?

The file extension .BDL is CoCreate Bundle File. The development of this file was done by Parametric Technology. This CAD software file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .BDL file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .bdl file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the PTC Creo software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BDL 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 PTC Creo software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .BDL file?

If you are still unable to open the .BDL file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BDL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .bdm – Sony, .bdmv – Blu-ray Disc Association, .bdoc – RIA, .bdp – Microsoft, .bdr – Microsoft. 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 .BDL file with the PTC Creo program on Windows.