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

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .bpn extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .bpn file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .BPN file?

The file extension .BPN is ArchiCAD Project Backup File. This file extension was developed by GRAPHISOFT. The file has the binary format, and it is a backup file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .bpn file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .BPN file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BPN 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 GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .BPN file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .bpn file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BPN 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 right click on your file and choose “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 ArchiCAD software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .BPN file?

If you are still unable to open the .BPN file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .BPN file.bpnueb – Hamed Mosadeq, .bpr – Embarcadero Technologies, .bps – BPS Virus File, .bps – Microsoft, .bpw – Bitser. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .BPN file with the GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD program on Windows and GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD program on Mac.