.BNA File Extension

Safe Works
File Type:
Barna Word Processor Document

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

What is a BNA file?

Bna file extension has Barna Word Processor Document file type, developed by Safe Works, which is associated with the "text files" category.

Barna is a word processing application designed for the Bangla language. It saves documents in files with this extension. This word processor was developed for DOS and is no longer in use. 


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

bna file icon
Safe Works
File Type:
Barna Word Processor Document
Text Files

How to open BNA file?

Double click the bna 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 .bna 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 bna 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 bna 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 BNA files

  • Windows Windows
    • Safe Works Barna Safe Works Barna

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

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