A bkg file extension is used by Movie Maker program for ATARI 8-bit computers.

There are 3 other file types using
the BKG file extension!

empty icon.bkg - Samsung document

empty icon.bkg - UWXAFS Project binary format

empty icon.bkg - ANNO 2070 background configuration

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Software that open bkg file

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BKG file extension - Movie Maker background

What is bkg file? How to open bkg files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The bkg file extension is related to the Movie Maker, a program for Atari 800, 400, 130, 65 XE and XL family of 8-bit computers, developed by Atari and released in 1979.

The bkg file stores background image for Movie Maker (160x96 resolution, 4 colors).

This bkg 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 bkg file:


RECOIL  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Piotr Fusik and Adrian Matoga

RECOIL is picture image viewer of picture image formats from classic computers.

Help how to open:

Use RECOIL to open *.bkg files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

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

bkg file viewer - programs that view bkg file - Movie Maker background

Programs supporting the exension bkg on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about RECOIL for view bkg file action.


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