The File Extensions Database


.RUM File Extension

  • Developer by: RAD Game Tools
  • Category: Video Files

What is an .RUM file?

.RUM is Bink Video Subtitle File

Small file that contains information about subtitle frames in Bink video (.BIK) files; typically saved along with a corresponding BIK file; used by some video games that include Bink video clips.

RUM files are referenced by the Bink video player engine and are not meant to be opened manually.

How to solve problems with RUM files

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