File Extension Library

.BCM File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files

What are .BCM files and how to open them?

Can't open .BCM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BCM file.

What is a .BCM file extension?

.BCM file extension is created by Microsoft. .BCM has been classified as Data Files.

.BCM is Business Contact Manager File

Stores data from Business Contact Manager for Outlook; includes accounts, business contacts, projects, and business opportunities; also stores the communication history from previous versions of Business Contact Manager for Outlook.

BCM files may also include Business Contact Manager E-mail Marketing Service contacts from Outlook 2007 and Microsoft Sales Leads data from previous versions of Business Contact Manager for Outlook.

Microsoft Office Outlook can import BCM files using the Business Data Import and Export wizard. You can choose to import all records or select individual records you want to import.

List of all softwares that can open the Business Contact Manager File
Microsoft Outlook 2016
File Type 2 Microsoft Works Communications Script Backup
Developer by: Microsoft Category: Backup Files

Backup of a .WCM file that contains a communications script for Microsoft Works; used for dial-up telephone connections and for starting TTY, ANSI, and VT100 terminal sessions.

The ".bcm" file extension may need to be changed to ".wcm" in order to work correctly.

NOTE: Microsoft Works has been discontinued and is no longer available.

List of all softwares that can open the Microsoft Works Communications Script Backup
Microsoft Works
File Type 3 Adobe Bridge Cache File
Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Data Files Format: Binary

A BCM file is a cache file generated by Adobe Bridge, an Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) file management application. It contains data, such as labels and ratings, for files that can't be stored in the file. BCM files are similar to .BC, .BRIDGECACHE, and .BCT files and the data the files hold helps improve results when you search for files.

Cached files like BCM files can take up storage space so to remove them, navigate to their folder and select Tools → Cache → Purge Cache For Folder "foldername".

List of all softwares that can open the Adobe Bridge Cache File
Adobe Bridge CC 2019
Adobe Bridge CC 2019

How to fix problems with .BCM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BCM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BCM file format
  2. You need to check the .BCM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)