The bim file extension is related to the ZEMAX binary image file format.

There are 2 other file types using
the BIM file extension!

bim file icon.bim - Bytessence InstallMaker project file

bim file icon.bim - Cadsoft Envisioneer self-contained catalog item

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BIM file extension - ZEMAX binary image file

What is bim file? How to open bim files?

File type specification:

Binary file type icon Binary file type

The bim file extension is associated with the ZEMAX optical studio software for Microsoft Windows.

The *.bim file stores binary image. These files are used to define an extended source for the Image Simulation and associated image analysis features.

The default software associated to bim file type:

ZEMAX picture or screenshot

ZEMAX Development Corporation logo ZEMAX  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  ZEMAX Development Corporation

ZEMAX is designing software for optical engineers used to create lens design, illumination, laser beam propagation, stray light, freeform optical design etc.

Help how to open BIM files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

How to convert file with extension BIM:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .bim 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 bim file, edit bim file, convert bim file, view bim file, play bim file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others bim file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bim file - ZEMAX binary image file

Click on the software link for more information about ZEMAX. ZEMAX uses bim file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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