What is a .BIMX File And How To Open It – GRAPHISOFT (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .bimx extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .bimx file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .BIMX file?

The .BIMX file extension is from BIM Explorer File. It was developed by GRAPHISOFT. The file is a CAD software file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .bimx file on 4 platforms.

How to open a .BIMX file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BIMX 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 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 GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .BIMX file on Mac

The .bimx file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BIMX 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .BIMX file on Android

To open the .bimx file on Android, please follow these easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .BIMX file in the download folder

The first 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

You need to locate the Google Play Store and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

To open the file, you will need to download the GRAPHISOFT BIMx PRO software. Please search for it in the Google Play Store and install it. The other software that opens the .bimx file on Android is GRAPHISOFT BIMx and GRAPHISOFT BIMx PRO. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

How to open a .BIMX file on iOS

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .bimx file on iOS in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

To open the file, you will need to download the GRAPHISOFT BIMx software. Please search for it in the iOS App Store and install it. You could also download the GRAPHISOFT BIMx and GRAPHISOFT BIMx PRO software. Congratulations! You can now open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .BIMX file?

If you are still unable to open the .BIMX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BIMX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .bin – Generic Binary File, .bin – Research in Motion, .bin – PCSX, .bin – Nintendo, .bin – GOG.com. 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 .BIMX file with the GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer program on Windows, GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer program on Mac, GRAPHISOFT BIMx PRO, GRAPHISOFT BIMx software on Android and GRAPHISOFT BIMx, GRAPHISOFT BIMx PRO software on iOS.