BDM File

What are BDM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BDM 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 BDM file?

BDM files have multiple uses, and HD Video Info is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

HD Video Info File

Files that contain the .bdm file extension are most commonly associated with AVHCD video recordings.

The BDM files that are used by these AVHCD recordings are disc information files that are created by the AVHCD recording device. The BDM files contain information that pertains to the contents of the recordings in a specific disc directory.

How to open BDM files

We have identified two BDM openers that are compatible with this specific type of BDM file.

Programs that open HD Video Info files

Roxio CreatorRoxio CreatorVerified
Nero VideoNero VideoVerified

Last updated: December 19, 2022

More file formats using the BDM extension

Through our research of BDM files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Blu-ray Movie Info File

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

VSO Media PlayerVSO Media PlayerVerified
VSO Media Player_1.0.1.427VSO Media Player_1.0.1.427User submitted
Movie MakerMovie MakerUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
BD MakerBD MakerUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerDiscontinued
WinRailWinRailUser submitted

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