The bfs file extension is related to the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager.

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

empty icon.bfs - SmartWare backup sort definition file

empty icon.bfs - FlatOut data file

Detailed description

Software that works with bfs file extension

Add comment

Bookmark & share this page with others:

BFS file extension - IBM Tivoli Storage Manager file

What is bfs file? How to open bfs files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The bfs file extension is mainly related to Tivoli Storage Management (also known as IBM Spectrum Protect), an automated data protection software solution from IBM.

The bfs file stores some kind of data used by IBM Tivoli Storage Manager.

The default software associated to bfs file type:

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager icon

IBM logoIBM Tivoli Storage Manager  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager is storage management software used to protect data against loss by creating intelligent backups.

Help how to open BFS files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.
For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open backup files

How to convert file with extension BFS:

Currently there is no specific information available.
For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert backup files

List of recommended software applications associated to the .bfs file extension

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

  • Others bfs file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bfs file - IBM Tivoli Storage Manager file

Click on the software link for more information about IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager uses bfs 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:

Previous file extension
BFF file extension > Backup file types

Next file extension
file extension BFW


Follow us!

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed