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What are BKF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BKF file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your BKF files.

What is a BKF file?

A .BKF file is a Windows NT Backup Archive file.

These files are created by the Windows Backup Utility tool. This tool was included with the Windows NT and Windows XP Pro operating systems. The BKF files that are used by these operating systems contain a catalog of files that have been backed up with the utility. If the data on a user's computer becomes corrupt, overwritten, or erased, the BKF file can then be used to restore the information on the user's system.

How to open BKF files

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

While we have not verified the app ourselves yet, our users have suggested a single BKF opener which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 19, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of BKF files. Remember, different programs may use BKF 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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