.BCM File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Bridge Cache File

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

What is a BCM file?

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

BCM files are needed to save cache, which is generated when using Creative Cloud (CC) – an application for file management by Adobe. BCM files contain data labels, ratings, and other references to files that cannot be packed in the file. They help the user to improve searching results when browsing files. BCM files function similar to .BCT, .BC, and .BRIDGECACHE files.

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

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

How to open BCM file?

Double click the bcm 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 .bcm 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 bcm 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 bcm 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 BCM 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 bcm file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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