The File Extensions Database

.BIX File Extension

  • Developer by: Take-Two Interactive Software
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .BIX file?

.BIX is Civilization 3 Scenario File

Game file created by "Sid Meier's Civilization III" (Civ3), an empire-building strategy game; may be a saved game or a scenario that describes the world conditions under which the player plays against other empires.

BIX files are used by Civilization III: Play the World, a multiplayer expansion pack to Civ3. They are used by version 11.0 and later of the expansion.

Programs that open Civilization 3 Scenario File
Take-Two Interactive Civilization 3
File Type 2 Kodicom Video File
Developer by: Kodicom Category: Video Files

Video format used by Kodicom closed circuit TV (CCTV) recorders; may be created by both stand-alone and PC-based DVRs.

Kodicom is a Korean digital communications company.

How to solve problems with BIX files

  • Associate the BIX file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any BIX file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.BIX files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the BIX 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 .BIX is Civilization 3 Scenario File. Because only the current version supports the latest BIX file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Take-Two Interactive Software manufacturer website after an available .BIX is Civilization 3 Scenario File update.
  • To make sure that your BIX file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.