.BCT File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache File

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

What is a BCT file?

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

These are cache files created by Adobe Bridge, which is an Adobe CreativeCloud program for organizing files. When user browses images, Adobe Bridge automatically creates thumbnails and packs them in BCT files. This way with BCT file you can have a quick access to picture summary information. BCT files are always accompanied by .BC files.

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

bct file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache File
Data Files

How to open BCT file?

Double click the bct 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 .bct 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 bct 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 bct 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 BCT 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 bct file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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