A bb file extension is related to Blitz Basic and used for its source code files.

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

empty icon.bb - Papyrus database backup

empty icon.bb - DVIPDFM output data

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Software that open bb file

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BB file extension - Blitz Basic source code

What is bb file? How to open bb files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The bb file extension is related to Blitz Basic, a specialized version of BASIC designed specifically for game development. Includes features like custom types and functions.

A bb file is the default source code file used in Blitz Basic.

This bb 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 open bb file:

Blitz Research Ltd logoBlitz3D SDK  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blitz Research Ltd

Blitz3D SDK is a 3D graphics engine and software development kit based on the engine in Blitz3D.

Blitz Research Ltd logoBlitzPlus  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blitz Research Ltd

BlitzPlus provides developers with a complete 2D programming solution for the PC. Utilising a BASIC/C hybrid language for use with its compiler, BlitzPlus is capable of creating any type of 2D program, with minimal development-time and with minimal hassle.

Blitz 3D picture or screenshot

Blitz Research Ltd logoBlitz 3D  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blitz Research Ltd

Blitz3D was then released later in September 2001 and was also for Microsoft Windows. It was distributed at first by Idigicon. Blitz3D is Blitz Basic with a built in 3D engine and command list allowing the creation of 3D games for the first time in the Blitz range of languages.

Blitz Research Ltd logoBlitz Basic  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blitz Research Ltd

Discontinued integrated development environment, replaced by BlitzPlus, Blitz3D and other products.

BlitzMax picture or screenshot

Blitz Research Ltd logoBlitzMax  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Blitz Research Ltd

BlitzMax is programming language used to develop computer games for various platforms.BlitzMax retains the BASIC roots of Blitz3D and BlitzPlus, but adds a ton of cool new features and abilities. It is avalilable for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Help how to open:

Use Blitz to open *.bb files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .bb file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open bb file, edit bb file, convert bb file, view bb file, play bb 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 bb files.

Software that open bb file - Blitz Basic source code

Programs supporting the exension bb on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bb file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with bb file by default:
Blitz3D SDK
Blitz 3D
Blitz Basic


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