.BMS File Extension

File Type:
BeatMania Song File

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

What is a BMS file?

Bms file extension has BeatMania Song file type, developed by Konami, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Typically used by BeatMania, the song file comes in a text format. It contains data that is referenced when playing the song. Such data may include the song’s artist, title, genre, note positions, etc. Users may access BMS files on their PCs through StepMania.

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

bms file icon
File Type:
BeatMania Song File
Game Files

How to open BMS file?

Double click the bms 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 .bms 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 bms 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 bms 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 BMS 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 bms file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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