Files with BSQ extension are generally related to AcrView GIS program. These files contain band sequential images. Probably some sort specialized GIS format.

There are 2 other file types using
the BSQ file extension!

empty icon.bsq - BinScii binary archivne

empty icon.bsq - Control file

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BSQ file extension - ArcView band sequential image file

What is bsq file? How to open bsq files?

The BSQ file extension is associated with ArcView, a powerful geoprocessing and analysis tool from ESRI .

The BSQ, BIL, and BIP formats represent ways of storing 24-bit images in memory or on disk. The initials stand for band-sequential, band-interleaved-by-line, and band-interleaved-by-pixel, respectively. These image formats are also sometimes called "band-interleaved", "row-interleaved", and "pixel-interleaved", respectively.

The default software associated to bsq file type:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) icon

Esri logoArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)  Microsoft Windows software

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ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (formerly known as ArcView) is GIS (geographic information system) application used to visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data.

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic is a part of the ArcGIS Desktop. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic supports creation of interactive maps, spatial analysis, GIS deployment, map viewing and navigation, map printing etc.

Help how to open BSQ files:

The best way to handle GIS files is to use their native software. If you do not have access to it, look for some 3rd party alternatives with broad format support or perhaps a converter that would allow you to export the data to some interchange format.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open GIS, GPS or map files

How to convert file with extension BSQ:

Special GIS converter exist and may help users to transfer or transform their maps and other navigation data between programs or devices.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert GIS, GPS or map files

Find conversions from bsq file:

bsq to adf

bsq to apr

bsq to bip

List of software applications associated to the .bsq file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
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: like open bsq file, edit bsq file, convert bsq file, view bsq file, play bsq file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting bsq files.

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Software that open bsq file - ArcView band sequential image file

Click on the link to get more information about ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) for open bsq file action.

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