.BIO File Extension

File Type:
Mudbox Bio 3D File

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

What is a BIO file?

Bio file extension has Mudbox Bio 3D file type, developed by Autodesk, which is associated with the "3d image files" category.

Mudbox – a program for digital art in 3D and sculpting – is responsible for creating files with this extension. These files contain information about 3D images, which is better optimized for file streaming in comparison with the Mudbox’s native format (.MUD). With the help of the .BIO format Mudbox can process high-resolution models much faster.

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

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File Type:
Mudbox Bio 3D File
3D Image Files

How to open BIO file?

Double click the bio 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 .bio 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 bio 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 bio 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 BIO 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 bio file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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