What is a .BFI File And How To Open It – Tsunami Media, Inc. (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .bfi extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .bfi file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .BFI file?

The file extension .BFI is from Brute Force & Ignorance Video.This file extension belongs to the developer Tsunami Media, Inc.. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .BFI file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BFI 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the FFmpeg software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .BFI file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BFI file

2. The second step is locating 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 FFmpeg 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 .BFI file on Linux

To open the .bfi file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg 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 FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .BFI 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .BFI file?

If you cannot open the .BFI file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .BFI file.bfm – Terminal Reality, .bfs – Bugbear Entertainment, .bfsar – BFSAR Sound Archive File, .bfstm – BFSTM Audio Stream File, .bfwav – Nintendo. 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 .BFI file with the FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Mac and FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.