A bkg file extension is used by Movie Maker program for ATARI 8-bit computers.

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

bkg file icon.bkg - Samsung document file

bkg file icon.bkg - UWXAFS Project binary format data file

bkg file icon.bkg - ANNO 2070 background configuration

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What is bkg file? How to open bkg files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The bkg file extension is related to the Movie Maker, a program for Atari 800, 400, 130, 65 XE and XL family of 8-bit computers, developed by Atari and released in 1979.

The bkg file stores background image for Movie Maker (160x96 resolution, 4 colors).

This bkg file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to bkg file type:

RECOIL picture or screenshot

RECOIL  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Piotr Fusik and Adrian Matoga

RECOIL is picture image viewer of picture image formats from classic computers.

Help how to open BKG files:

Use RECOIL to open *.bkg files.

How to convert file with extension BKG:

There is no specific information in the database, about how to convert this file extension.
For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert bitmap files

List of software applications associated to the .bkg 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 bkg file, edit bkg file, convert bkg file, view bkg file, play bkg file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 bkg files.

  • View bkg file
  • Print bkg file

bkg file viewer - programs that view bkg file - Movie Maker background

Click on the link to get more information about RECOIL for view bkg file action.


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