Files with bi file extension are mainly related to Progress 4GL programming language.

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

empty - Microsoft Visual Basic for DOS include data

empty - Bohemia Interactive addon signature file

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Software that open bi file

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BI file extension - Progress database before image

What is bi file? How to open bi files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The bi file extension is mainly related to Progress 4GL, a programming language used to create Progress-based applications. It is now known as OpenEdge Advanced Business Language.

These bi files contains some sort of database.

The default software associated to open bi file:

Progress Software Corporation logoProgress  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Progress Software Corporation

Progresss Software is used to quickly create and deploy apps, including mobile, and integrate data on-premise or in the cloud.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .bi file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bi file - Progress database before image

Click on the software link for more information about Progress. Progress uses bi 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.).

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