There are 7 other file types using
the BMS file extension!

empty - Backup Magic backup set

empty - Bitmove Multimedia Script

empty - Beatmania Music Simulator file

empty - BeMusic script

empty - BIOWRAP multi-layer security data

empty - NovaLogic game binary map

empty - QuickBMS script

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BMS file extension - Playback Bitmap Sequence graphic data

What is bms file? How to open bms files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

bms file icon: bms filetype icon

The bms file extension is also used for some older animated graphic format called Playback Bitmap Sequence Graphics. Most likely similar to animated GIFs.

The Playback Bitmap Sequence graphic file format seems to be obsolete.

The default software associated to open bms file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

You can view this format using XnView.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported to other formats.

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

bms file viewer - programs that view bms file - Playback Bitmap Sequence graphic data

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


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