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BNT File Extension

Entropia Universe Game Archive
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    MindArk PE AB.
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What is BNT file?

BNT filename suffix is mostly used for Entropia Universe Game Archive files. MindArk PE AB. defined the Entropia Universe Game Archive format standard. BNT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. BNT file format, along with 1509 other file formats, belongs to the Game Files category. The most popular program for handling BNT files is Dragon UnPACKer, but users can choose among 1 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Alexandre Devilliers developer not only will you find detailed information about theDragon UnPACKer software, but also about BNT and other supported file formats.

Programs which support BNT file extension

Programs that can handle BNT files are as follows. Files with BNT 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 BNT file

How to open file with BNT extension?

Problems with accessing BNT may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with BNT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with BNT files.

Step 1. Download and install Dragon UnPACKer

Install software to open BNT file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening BNT files is that no program that can handle BNT files is installed on user’s system. The most obvious solution is to download and install Dragon UnPACKer or one to the listed programs: Entropia Universe. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support BNT files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Dragon UnPACKer website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of Dragon UnPACKer and update if needed

Update software that support file extension BNTIf you already have Dragon UnPACKer installed on your systems and BNT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Dragon UnPACKer cannot handle files with BNT may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Dragon UnPACKer should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open BNT files to Dragon UnPACKer

If you have the latest version of Dragon UnPACKer installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage BNT on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with BNT 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 BNT file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Dragon UnPACKer is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open BNT files and clicking OK.
Associate software with BNT file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the BNT file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select Dragon UnPACKer and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with BNT extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

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

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the BNT file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check BNT file for viruses
1. Verify that the BNT in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the BNT is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the BNT file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If the BNT file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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 BNT 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

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Dragon UnPACKer

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Entropia Universe Game Archive file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with BNT files affecting older versions of given software.

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