.BKF File Extension

File Type:
Windows Backup Utility File

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

What is a BKF file?

Bkf file extension has Windows Backup Utility file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "backup files" category.

Backups files created with Windows Backup Utility are saved with this extension. WBU is integrated into Windows XP Pro and Windows NT OS. Typical BKF file can store one or more files chosen by the user. It is possible to restore these files to Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 with the help of Windows NT Backup - Restore Utility.

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

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File Type:
Windows Backup Utility File
Backup Files

How to open BKF file?

Double click the bkf 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 .bkf 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 bkf 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".

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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 bkf 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 BKF 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 bkf file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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