BAKfile extension

Bookmarks Backup File
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Have trouble opening the .bak extension? Don't panic! This page explains bak files and suggests programs you may use to open bak files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is BAK file?

The Internet Explorer web browser creates the BAK file extension (Bookmarks Backup File) to store bookmarks for the user. BAK files are used to store a list of bookmarks from an Internet browser. These bookmarks are typically stored in a separate file to be accessed if the browser's database becomes corrupted or if it needs to be repaired.

Additional information

BAK files can be opened using the proper software.

How to open BAK file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the bak extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Download Solution

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the bak file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the bak file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open BAK files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your bak file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.