A bmw file extension is related to the malicious software W32/Liji-A virus.

There is one other file type using
the BMW file extension!

empty icon.bmw - BuzzPlay music with waves

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BMW file extension - W32/Liji-A virus data

What is bmw file? How to open bmw files?

File type specification:

Dangerous and malicious file type icon Dangerous and malicious file type

W32/Liji-A is a virus for the Windows platform.

When run W32/Liji-A creates the file \.bmw. This file is also detected as W32/Liji-A.

Once installed W32/Liji-A attempts to infect file executables. The infected files will then attempt to download files from a remote website and run it.

This bmw 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.

Updated: March 8, 2019

The default software associated to open bmw file:

ESET Nod32 Antivirus icon

ESET, LLC logoESET Nod32 Antivirus  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
ESET, LLC

ESET Nod32 Antivirus is protection suite against malware for Microsoft Windows. ESET Nod32 is able to protect PC against viruses, worms, Trojan horses, hacking tools and other potential malware.

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 .bmw 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 .bmw 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 bmw file, edit bmw file, convert bmw file, view bmw file, play bmw file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bmw file - W32/Liji-A virus data

Click on the software link for more information about ESET Nod32 Antivirus. ESET Nod32 Antivirus uses bmw 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 bmw file by default:
ESET Nod32 Antivirus small icon ESET Nod32 Antivirus
Other suggested software:
BitDefender small icon BitDefender
AVG Antivirus small icon AVG Antivirus
Avast Antivirus small icon Avast Antivirus
Norton Antivirus small icon Norton Antivirus

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