BSZ File - opening and understanding

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

What is a BSZ file?

A .BSZ file is a bsnes Save States file. These BSZ files contain the save states used in the bsnes, a Super Nintendo emulator. Auto-saves of the states are made when unloading and reloading games. If you accidentally saved or loaded a state, you have the option to undo or redo your action.

How to open BSZ 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 BSZ for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .BSZ

While bsnes Save States is a popular type of BSZ-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .BSZ extension.

The BSZ 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 BSZ opener may not be able to open all kinds of BSZ files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited BSZ viewer.

BSplayer Skin

Through our analysis of BSZ files, we know that one use of the format is BSplayer Skin. 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 2 different BSZ openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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