.BAU File Extension

Sun Microsystems
File Type:
Apache OpenOffice AutoText File

Having trouble opening .bau extension? Don't panic! This page explains what bau files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open bau files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BAU file?

Bau file extension has Apache OpenOffice AutoText file type, developed by Sun Microsystems, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Commonly used by Apache OpenOffice, the file stores a collection of text key phrases as well as replacement strings. It may be applied for identifying and replacing phrases when typing. Users can share BAU files among Apache OpenOffice installations.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

bau file icon
Sun Microsystems
File Type:
Apache OpenOffice AutoText File
Settings Files

How to open BAU file?

Double click the bau file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .bau extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the bau extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the bau file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BAU files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the bau file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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