BAS File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open a BAS file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .BAS files.
What is a BAS file?
Files that contain the .bas file extension are most commonly associated with program source code that has been written in the BASIC programming language.
BASIC is a programming language that was created in the 1960s and the name is an acronym for Beginner's All-Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code. When a program source code file is created using the BASIC language, it is saved with the .bas file extension.
The Microsoft QuickBASIC software program is an application that allows users to create programs using the BASIC language in an easy-to-use software application. These BASIC files are also saved with the .bas file suffix.
How to open BAS files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension BAS for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different BAS openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension BAS
While we know of one file format using the .BAS 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 .BAS file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of BAS files. Remember, different programs may use BAS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Visual Basic||User submitted|
|Stuffit Expander||User submitted|
|Any Video Converter Professional||User submitted|
|Altium Designer||User submitted|
|Flash Movie Player||User submitted|
|progeCAD Professional||User submitted|
|Altium Designer Summer||User submitted|
|progeCAD Professional English||User submitted|