.BFA File Extension

File Type:
Blowfish Encrypted File

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

What is a BFA file?

Bfa file extension has Blowfish Encrypted file type, which is associated with the "encoded files" category.

Blowfish is an encryption method used to secure valuable files. Encrypted files receive the .BFA extension. Blowfish uses a combination of a symmetric block cipher with a variable-length key (varies from 32 to 448 bits). This encryption algorithm is rather popular, and more than 150 companies use it to protect their products. Encoded files can be also protected by a password.    

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

bfa file icon
File Type:
Blowfish Encrypted File
Encoded Files

How to open BFA file?

Double click the bfa 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 .bfa 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 bfa 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 bfa 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 BFA files

  • Windows Windows
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Crypt Crypt
  • Linux Linux
    • OpenBSD (built-in) OpenBSD (built-in)

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 bfa file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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