File Extension Library


.BCO File Extension

  • Category: Font and typeface Files

What is an .BCO file?

.BCO file extension has been classified as Font and typeface Files.

.BCO is Bitstream outline font description file

The bco file extension is related to Bitstream company and some of its font related products. As it is an old file type, there is no more information about it.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .bco file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .BCO file on different platforms

Open .BCO File on Windows

  • Right-click a .BCO
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .BCO file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .BCO files" Press "Ok"

Open .BCO File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .BCO file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .BCO File on Linux

Right click on the .BCO file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .BCO File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .BCO file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .BCO File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .BCO files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .BCO files

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