What is a .BTOA File And How To Open It (Guide)


Have you downloaded a file with .btoa extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .btoa file extension and how to open it.

What is a .BTOA file?

The .BTOA file extension stands for Binary-to-ASCII Encoded File. The file is a encoded file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .btoa file on 1 platform.

How to open a .BTOA file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BTOA 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 Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .BTOA file?

If you are still unable to open the .BTOA file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BTOA file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .btr – Pervasive Software, .btsearch – BitTorrent, .btw – Seagull Scientific, .bu – Samsung, .bud – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .BTOA file with the Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe program on Windows.