BBL File Type

- The quick facts

What are BBL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BBL 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 BBL file?

A .BBL file is a BibTeX Generated Bibliography 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 BBL files

Important: Different programs may use files with the BBL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your BBL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different BBL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: October 15, 2012

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of BBL files. Remember, different programs may use BBL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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