.BLT File Extension

File Type:
AIM Buddy List

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

What is a BLT file?

Blt file extension has AIM Buddy List file type, developed by AOL, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Used by a popular messaging application AIM to save user’s friends in one list. Besides usernames, these BLT files also store other information about friends on your "buddy list" to make messaging easier. AIM 5.9 and earlier versions used files with this extension. 

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

blt file icon
File Type:
AIM Buddy List
Settings Files

How to open BLT file?

Double click the blt 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 .blt 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 blt 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 blt 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 BLT 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 blt file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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