What is a .BDMV File And How To Open It – Blu-ray Disc Association (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .bdmv extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? 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 .bdmv file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .BDMV file?

The .BDMV file extension stands for Blu-ray Disc Movie Information File. The creator of this file extension is Blu-ray Disc Association. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a video related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .BDMV file?

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

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

The .bdmv file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the JRiver Media Center software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player and JRiver Media Center.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BDMV 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 JRiver Media Center software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .BDMV file on Mac

To open the .bdmv file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player, JRiver Media Center and Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BDMV 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: 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 Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .BDMV file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .BDMV 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .BDMV file?

If you are still unable to open the .BDMV file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BDMV file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .bdoc – RIA, .bdp – Microsoft, .bdr – Microsoft, .bdr – Microsoft, .bdsproj – Embarcadero Technologies. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .BDMV file with the JRiver Media Center, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player, VideoLAN VLC media player, JRiver Media Center programs on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.