.BYU File Extension

File Type:
Brigham Young University Movie File

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

What is a BYU file?

Byu file extension has Brigham Young University Movie file type, developed by BYU, which is associated with the "video files" category.

These are animation files that contain polygons, coordinates, and vector images. The .BYU format is patented by Brigham Young University and also known as the "Movie.BYU" format.


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

byu file icon
File Type:
Brigham Young University Movie File
Video Files

How to open BYU file?

Double click the byu 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 .byu 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 byu 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 byu 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 BYU files

  • Windows Windows
    • ReadMovieBYUFile ReadMovieBYUFile

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

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