.BC File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Bridge Cache File

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

What is a BC file?

Bc file extension has Adobe Bridge Cache file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "data files" category.

Adobe Bridge is an application for organizing files used with Adobe Creative Cloud, and it saves browsing cache in files with this extension. Metadata contained in these files is generated automatically during the image browsing process. The format is designed for faster summarizing of image data. BC files are always accompanied by the .BCT files, which contain thumbnails of images in the cache. 

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

bc file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Bridge Cache File
Data Files

How to open BC file?

Double click the bc 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 .bc 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 bc 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

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 bc 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 BC 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 bc file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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