File Extension Library


.BGEO File Extension

  • Developer by: Side Effects Software Inc.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .BGEO file?

.BGEO file extension is created by Side Effects Software Inc.. .BGEO has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.BGEO is Houdini binary geometry format

File extension bgeo is mainly related to Houdini, a high-end 3D animation application software developed by Side Effects Software and used for one of its default 3D graphics file types.

A .bgeo is a binary file format for storing Houdini geometry introduced in version 12.


How to open:

You can work with .bgeo files in Houdini 3D software.

How to convert:

If any program can somehow export or convert .bgeo files, it would be Houdini.

How to Open .BGEO file on different platforms

Open .BGEO File on Windows

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

Open .BGEO File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .BGEO 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 .BGEO File on Linux

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

Open .BGEO File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .BGEO 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 .BGEO 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 .BGEO files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .BGEO files

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