.BMF File Extension

File Type:
Binary Material File

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

What is a BMF file?

Bmf file extension has Binary Material file type, developed by Corel, which is associated with the "raster image files" category.

Older Corel’s applications for editing images use this format, for example, Corel Gallery. BMF files contain clipart and digital pictures. BMF format is similar of .BMP, but features almost lossless compression along with proprietary formatting. 


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

bmf file icon
File Type:
Binary Material File
Raster Image Files

How to open BMF file?

Double click the bmf 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 .bmf 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 bmf 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 bmf 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 BMF files

  • Windows Windows
    • Corel Gallery Corel Gallery

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

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