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BP1 File Extension

Smartware Backup Document
  • Developer
    SmartWare Corporation
  • Category
    Archive Files
  • Popularity
    3.5 (2 votes)

What is BP1 file?

BP1 is a file extension commonly associated with Smartware Backup Document files. Smartware Backup Document format was developed by SmartWare Corporation. Files with BP1 extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. BP1 file belongs to the Archive Files category just like 619 other filename extensions listed in our database. SmartWare is by far the most used program for working with BP1 files. SmartWare software was developed by SmartWare Corporation, and on its official website you may find more information about BP1 files or the SmartWare software program.

Programs which support BP1 file extension

The following listing features BP1-compatible programs. Files with BP1 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 BP1 file

Windows Windows

How to open file with BP1 extension?

Being unable to open files with BP1 extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Smartware Backup Document files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with BP1 files.

Step 1. Install SmartWare software

Install software to open BP1 file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports BP1 files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the SmartWare developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy 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 SmartWare website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of SmartWare

Update software that support file extension BP1You still cannot access BP1 files although SmartWare is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of SmartWare installed, it may not support BP1 format. The latest version of SmartWare should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Smartware Backup Document files with SmartWare

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate BP1 files with latest version of SmartWare you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with BP1 file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the BP1 with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • 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 SmartWare is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open BP1 files and clicking OK.
Associate software with BP1 file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected BP1 file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with BP1 extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the BP1 file is complete and free of errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper BP1 file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check BP1 file for viruses
1. Check the BP1 file for viruses or malware

If the BP1 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 BP1 file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the BP1 file’s structure is intact

If the BP1 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 BP1 extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle SmartWare

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with BP1 extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Smartware Backup Document files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the BP1 files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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