What is a .BMV File And How To Open It – Teeny Weeny Games (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .bmv 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. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .bmv file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .BMV file?

The file extension .BMV stands for Teeny Weeny Games Video File. The creator of this file extension is Teeny Weeny Games. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .BMV file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .BMV file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need 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 .BMV 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 right click on your file and choose “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 .BMV file on Mac

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

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: Finding your .BMV 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, 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 FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .BMV file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .BMV 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: 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”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .BMV file?

If you are still unable to open the .BMV file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BMV file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .bmx – Siemens, .bmz – Valve, .bna – Safe Works, .bnd – IBM, .bndl – Game Data Bundle File. 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 .BMV 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.