.BPS File Extension

File Type:
BPS Patch File

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

What is a BPS file?

Bps file extension has BPS Patch file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Specific patch format developed to simplify patch applying procedure for video game ROMs. With variable-length encoding can process files of any size. BPS patch files hold checksums which ensure the patch integrity and assign it to the correct file. The format was designed to use instead of the .IPS format and .UPS as well.


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

bps file icon
File Type:
BPS Patch File
Game Files

How to open BPS file?

Double click the bps 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 .bps 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 bps 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 bps 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 BPS files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • MultiPatch MultiPatch

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

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