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BDSGROUP File Extension

BDS Project Group
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    Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
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What is BDSGROUP file?

BDSGROUP is a file extension commonly associated with BDS Project Group files. BDS Project Group format was developed by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.. BDSGROUP file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with BDSGROUP extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 6033 various file formats. Delphi is by far the most used program for working with BDSGROUP files. Delphi software was developed by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about BDSGROUP files or the Delphi software program.

Programs which support BDSGROUP file extension

Programs that can handle BDSGROUP files are as follows. BDSGROUP files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support BDSGROUP file

Windows Windows

How to open file with BDSGROUP extension?

Being unable to open files with BDSGROUP extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with BDSGROUP extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the Delphi

Install software to open BDSGROUP file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening BDSGROUP files is that no program that can handle BDSGROUP files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Delphi. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Delphi installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of Delphi and update if needed

Update software that support file extension BDSGROUPYou still cannot access BDSGROUP files although Delphi 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 Delphi installed, it may not support BDSGROUP format. The latest version of Delphi should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open BDSGROUP files to Delphi

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate BDSGROUP files with latest version of Delphi you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with BDSGROUP file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the BDSGROUP file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Delphi is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open BDSGROUP files and clicking OK.
Associate software with BDSGROUP file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected BDSGROUP file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select Delphi and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with BDSGROUP extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the BDSGROUP 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 BDSGROUP file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check BDSGROUP file for viruses
1. Check the BDSGROUP file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the BDSGROUP file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. BDSGROUP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic BDSGROUP file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the BDSGROUP file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the BDS Project Group file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Delphi

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with BDS Project Group files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with BDSGROUP files affecting older versions of given software.

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