Files with bio extension were also used in Bioware's Infinity game engine for character biography files.

There are 4 other file types using
the BIO file extension!

empty - OS/2 BIOS file

empty - BioArc compressed archive

empty - Fallout character file

empty - Mudbox bio 3D data

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BIO file extension - BioWare Infinity game engine character biography

What is bio file? How to open bio files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The bio file extension was also used in Bioware Infinity game engine, which was used for such great games like the Baldur's gate series.

The bio file is a character biography file. These contain saved description of NPC or playable character. They are accompanied by a .chr file that has same file name.

The default software associated to open bio file:

Baldur's Gate icon

BioWare logoBaldur's Gate  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Baldur's Gate is a famous computer role-playing game created by BioWare and released in 1998.

Baldur's Gate II icon

BioWare logoBaldur's Gate II  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn is fantasy role-playing game developed by BioWare. This epic sequel of original Baldur's Gate will immerse you in a world of intrigue, adventure and fierce combat where your ability to discern the difference between these sides - with the assistance of steel and spell - determines your fate.

Help how to open:

These files are just renamed text files, you can view or edit them using any text editor.

How to convert:

Can be converted like any other plain text file.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bio file - BioWare Infinity game engine character biography

Click on the software link for more information about Baldur's Gate. Baldur's Gate uses bio 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:

Main software associated with bio file by default:
Baldur's Gate small icon Baldur's Gate
Baldur's Gate II small icon Baldur's Gate II

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