Files with bil extension can be found as GIS images typically used in ESRI ArcView GIS (geographic information system) software.

There are 3 other file types using
the BIL file extension!

bil file icon.bil - Satellite image file

bil file icon.bil - RiadaBillboard project document

bil file icon.bil - Lisp source file

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BIL file extension - ArcView band interleaved by line image format

What is bil file? How to open bil files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The bil file extension is associated with ESRI ArcView GIS software.

The bsq, bil, and bip formats represent ways of storing 24-bit images in memory or on disk.

The initials stand for band-sequential, band-interleaved-by-line, and band-interleaved-by-pixel, respectively. These image formats are also sometimes called "band-interleaved", "row-interleaved", and "pixel-interleaved", respectively.

The default software associated to bil file type:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) icon

Esri logo ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (formerly known as ArcView) is GIS (geographic information system) application used to visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data.

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic is a part of the ArcGIS Desktop. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic supports creation of interactive maps, spatial analysis, GIS deployment, map viewing and navigation, map printing etc.

Help how to open BIL files:

Use ESRI ArcView to work with the *.bil files.

How to convert file with extension BIL:

Possibly can be converted to other GIS formats or perhaps exported as normal images.

Find conversions from bil file:

bil to apr

bil to bip

bil to bpw

bil to jpg

bil to png

bil to tif

bil to tiff

Find converter to bil file type:

apr to bil

bpw to bil

stn to bil

List of software applications associated to the .bil file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open bil file, edit bil file, convert bil file, view bil file, play bil file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the bil files.

  • Open bil file
  • Save bil file
  • Edit bil file
  • Create bil file
  • Import bil file
  • Export bil file
  • Others bil file

Software that open bil file - ArcView band interleaved by line image format

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Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with bil file by default:
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) small icon ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)
Other suggested software:
Global Mapper

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