The File Extensions Database

.BCS File Extension

  • Developer by: Nem's Tools
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .BCS file?

.BCS is Batch Compiler Specification File

Configuration file used by Batch Compiler, a program used for compiling custom maps for games such as Half-Life and Quake; saves parameters that fill the Batch Compiler interface with the fields and parameters that can be specified for building a map.

Several BCS files are included with Batch Compiler in the Specifications directory of the software installation. These specifications can be loaded in Batch Compiler through the "Specifications" application menu.

Programs that open Batch Compiler Specification File
Nem's Tools Batch Compiler
File Type 2 Sonic Foundry Batch Converter Script
Developer by: MAGIX Category: Audio Files

File used by Sonic Foundry Batch Converter, a program used for making audio edits to multiple files in batch mode; saves settings for converting audio from one format to another; sometimes included in Valve .VPK packages so that users of game mods can re-run the audio conversions when making their own custom mods.

NOTE: Batch Converter has been discontinued. It was included with some older versions of MAGIX's Sound Forge software.

Programs that open Sonic Foundry Batch Converter Script
MAGIX Sound Forge Pro 11
File Type 3 Boland Calibration Settings File
Developer by: Boland Category: Settings Files Format: Text

Settings file used for Boland premium LCD monitors; contains calibration settings that set up the viewing parameters for a display; can be opened with Boland's ControllerUtility.exe and edited with any text editor.

Programs that open Boland Calibration Settings File
Microsoft Notepad

How to solve problems with BCS files

  • Associate the BCS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any BCS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.BCS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the BCS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .BCS is Batch Compiler Specification File. Because only the current version supports the latest BCS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Nem's Tools manufacturer website after an available .BCS is Batch Compiler Specification File update.
  • To make sure that your BCS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.