File Extension Library

.BPLX File Extension

  • Developer by: Subsite Electronics
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .BPLX file?

.BPLX file extension is created by Subsite Electronics. .BPLX has been classified as Data Files. The format of .BPLX file is XML.

.BPLX is Bore Plan XML File

A BPLX file contains a bore plan created by Subsite Field Scout, an app for Android and iOS used for planning and reporting directional boring jobs. It store bore information, such as utility crossings and the distance and depth of entry points, waypoints, pay starts and ends, and exit points. BPLX files are saved in XML format.

Directional boring is also known as horizontal directional drilling (HDD). It is a method of installing cables, conduits, or underground pipe along an underground bore path. The Field Scout app allows you to plan and report on bore paths to improve drill efficiency. Since it is available for mobile devices, the app can be used to walk along paths with the aid of GPS then share the plan with others by uploading it to the Commander 7 HDD Guidance Display.

NOTE: Subsite Electronics is a Charles Machine Works company.

List of all softwares that can open the Bore Plan XML File
Subsite Field Scout
Subsite Field Scout

How to Open .BPLX file on different platforms

Open .BPLX File on Windows

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

Open .BPLX File on Mac

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

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

Open .BPLX File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .BPLX files

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