.BCM File Extension

File Type:
Microsoft Works Communications Script Backup

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 Microsoft Works Communications Script Backup file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "backup files" category.

Backups for .WCM files (contain communication scripts for Microsoft Works) are saved with this extension. BCM files are needed for dial-up telephone connections. Can also be used for starting VT100, TTY, and ANSI terminal sessions. Microsoft Works project has been canceled and no longer in use. 

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

bcm file icon
File Type:
Microsoft Works Communications Script Backup
Backup 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

  • Windows Windows
    • Microsoft Works Microsoft Works

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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