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BCP File Extension

Borland C++ Makefile

What is BCP file?

BCP filename suffix is mostly used for Borland C++ Makefile files. Borland defined the Borland C++ Makefile format standard. Files with BCP extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with BCP extension are categorized as Developer Files files. The Developer Files subset comprises 1205 various file formats. The software recommended for managing BCP files is Borland C++. Software named Borland C++ was created by Micro Focus International plc. In order to find more detailed information on the software and BCP files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support BCP file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support BCP files. Files with BCP suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support BCP file

How to open file with BCP extension?

Problems with accessing BCP may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with BCP files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the Borland C++

Install software to open BCP file Problems with opening and working with BCP files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with BCP files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Borland C++. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Borland C++ website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Borland C++

Update software that support file extension BCPYou still cannot access BCP files although Borland C++ is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Borland C++ installed, it may not support BCP format. The latest version of Borland C++ should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Borland C++ to BCP files

If you have the latest version of Borland C++ installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage BCP on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with BCP file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the BCP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Borland C++ installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open BCP files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with BCP file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the BCP file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with BCP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the BCP file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the BCP file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check BCP file for viruses
1. The BCP may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the BCP file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. BCP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the BCP file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic BCP file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with BCP extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Borland C++ Makefile file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Borland C++

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support BCP files. Close all running programs and try opening the BCP file.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Borland C++ Makefile file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle BCP files.

Conversion of a BCP file

File Conversions from BCP extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to BCP file
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