BAI File Type- The quick facts
What are BAI files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a BAI file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a BAI file?
A .BAI file is a BAM Index file.
We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
How to open BAI files
Important: Different programs may use files with the BAI file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your BAI file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different BAI openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: December 16, 2012
Suggest another file format using extension BAI
While we know of one file format using the .BAI file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .BAI file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of BAI files. Remember, different programs may use BAI files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.