File Extension Library

.BSD File Extension

  • Developer by: IEEE
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .BSD file?

.BSD file extension is created by IEEE. .BSD has been classified as Data Files. The format of .BSD file is Text.

.BSD is BSDL File

Electronics specification file created in the Boundary Scan Description Language (BSDL) format, an IEEE standard used for testing the functionality of JTAG-compliant integrated circuits (ICs); defines an IC in terms of its pins and registers; often provided by IC manufacturers for customers; uses a plain text format.

NOTE: BSDL files also use the .BSDL extension.

List of all softwares that can open the BSDL File
Xilinx ISE Design Suite
Microsoft Notepad

How to Open .BSD file on different platforms

Open .BSD File on Windows

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

Open .BSD File on Mac

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

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

Open .BSD File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .BSD files

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