.BNP File Extension

File Type:
Sony Camcorder Video Data File

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

What is a BNP file?

Bnp file extension has Sony Camcorder Video Data file type, developed by Sony, which is associated with the "video files" category.

Some digital camcorder produced by Sony create files with this extension. They can be found in the AVF_INFO folder on the camcorder. A typical BNP file contains metadata for recorded video. It allows to display information about dates and numbers. Users should not attempt to modify BNP files within the AVF_INFO directory because if they are accidentally deleted, then it will be impossible to play back all the files recorded earlier. Nevertheless, video files can be transferred to a PC and viewed as normal.

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

bnp file icon
File Type:
Sony Camcorder Video Data File
Video Files

How to open BNP file?

Double click the bnp 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 .bnp 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 bnp 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 bnp 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 BNP 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 bnp file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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