The File Extensions Database

.BIO File Extension

  • Category: System Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .BIO file?

.BIO is BIOS File

BIOS file used by various PC computers; contains settings and instructions to load computer hardware; used to recognize and prime computer hardware during the booting process; stored in the computer's ROM.

BIO files are used on Windows-based computers and not on Mac computers.

File Type 2 Fallout 2 Character Biography File
Developer by: Bethesda Softworks Fallout 2 Category: Game Files Format: Text

Character biography file used by Fallout 2, the second installment of the role-playing video game series; contains biographies for the 3 starting characters that can be chosen in the character creation stage.

BIO files are located in the premade folder. The game does not support automatic line breaks or scrolling. Therefore, if you edit the file, be sure to keep each line from exceeding 26 characters and do not add more than 22 lines of content.

NOTE: BIO files can be opened with text-editing programs, such as WordPad.

Programs that open Fallout 2 Character Biography File
Bethesda Softworks Fallout 2
File Type 3 Mudbox Bio 3D File
Developer by: Autodesk Category: 3D Image Files Format: Binary

File created by Mudbox, a 3D digital art and sculpting application; saves 3D image information in a format that is more optimized for file streaming than Mudbox's .MUD format; allows high resolution models to be manipulated more quickly in the software.

Programs that open Mudbox Bio 3D File
Autodesk Mudbox 2018
Autodesk Mudbox 2018
Autodesk Mudbox 2018

How to solve problems with BIO files

  • Associate the BIO file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any BIO file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.BIO files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the BIO 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 .BIO is BIOS File. Because only the current version supports the latest BIO file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .BIO is BIOS File update.
  • To make sure that your BIO file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.