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 - Bytessence InstallMaker project file
.bim - Cadsoft Envisioneer self-contained catalog item
Software that works with bim file extension
BIM file extension - ZEMAX binary image file
What is bim file? How to open bim files?
File type specification:
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:
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.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .bim 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 bim file, edit bim file, convert bim file, view bim file, play bim file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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.).