.BO2 File Extension

File Type:
Minecraft BO2 Object File

Having trouble opening .bo2 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what bo2 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open bo2 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BO2 file?

Bo2 file extension has Minecraft BO2 Object file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

TerrainControl is a program designed for advanced modding in Minecraft and allows creating a new world within the game. It requires Minecraft BO2 object files to do its job as these files contain settings for controlling water, darkness, lava, and sunlight in locations. The .BO2 format was replaced by the newer .BO3 format when TerrainControl 2.4 was released. 

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

bo2 file icon
File Type:
Minecraft BO2 Object File
Game Files

How to open BO2 file?

Double click the bo2 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 .bo2 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 bo2 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 bo2 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 BO2 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 bo2 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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