BNR File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a BNR file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .BNR files.

What is a BNR file?

A .BNR file is a BannerMania banner file. These BNR files contain the banners created in BannerMania, a banner creation tool. You can create multi-page banners, special text, and effects, and it has a 16 color capacity. This is an app that was used on DOS Windows and Win9x in the 1998 era. Unless you find a way to use this app on an emulator, you can not use this app on newer operating systems.

How to open BNR 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 BNR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 1 different BNR openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .BNR

While BannerMania banner is a popular type of BNR-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .BNR extension.

The BNR file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a BNR opener may not be able to open all kinds of BNR files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited BNR viewer.

Nintendo Wii homebrew Banner

Through our analysis of BNR files, we know that one use of the format is Nintendo Wii homebrew Banner. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 1 different BNR openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Tetra21 ClientTetra21 ClientUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with BNR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with BNR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!