How to open BEX file extension?

The author of advice: Mr Brankiewicz

BEX files are incessantly popular. However, a file name containing BEX file extension is problematic for some of the users. They have problems with correct opening of a file with BEX extension. However, it should be remembered that BEX file extension can match one or more types of files. The most popular is PGP Binary Extracted Public Key but if there are others, you will find information concerning them below.

So, it is worth looking close at the problem concerning BEX files and search for its solution.

A list of programs supporting files types with BEX extension can be found below. Applications are sorted according to appropriate operational systems and their popularity.

  • PGP Binary Extracted Public Key

    .bex file extension

    Category: Various Files

    OS Software
    Windows Pretty Good Privacy Pretty Good Privacy
  • BOOM Extensions To Dehacked

    .bex file extension

    Category: Games Files

    OS Software
    Windows Doom Doom
    Doom II Doom II
  • Kashmir 3D Transparent Color Definition

    .bex file extension

    Category: Configuration Files

    OS Software
    Windows Kashmir Kashmir

How to check if a file we want to open is not infected by malware or viruses?

  • Download Malware/viruses removal tool from BEX files in the Windows system.
  • Click “Start scanning” and wait until the programme performs the scanning process on your computer.

What are the reasons of errors concerning BEX extension of files?

The problem that often causes damage concerning BEX extension are Windows system registry errors. That is why, in the first place it is recommended to:

  • Scan computer in order to identify, repair and open the BEX file
  • Check system registry from the angle of hidden errors
  • Repair file’s associations with programs in the system registry

If you are not sure if the above problems concern you, you should consider other frequent irregularities:

  • You do not have an appropriate application installed that supports BEX file extension
  • BEX file is corrupted
  • The application’s version necessary to open the file is not correct
  • The file is not assigned to an appropriate program

Solving problems with BEX files


If BEX file does not open, firstly, it is worth using files associations built in the Windows system with application that can support them. In order to do it, you should double-click a BEX file icon. A list of programs that probably support such a file will appear. It is enough to choose one of them so that Windows would open a given extension with it. Incorrect file’s association will result in Windows trying to open BEX file with a wrong program all the time even if there is an appropriate application supporting this format on a drive. In this case, it is necessary to perform the above mentioned registry scanning and associations’ repair.

If associations are correct and Windows still cannot open the file, most probably the computer does not have appropriate software supporting files with name containing BEX in their extension. The solution to this problem is very simple. You should buy or download a free (if they exist) application that will allow you to open, browse and edit BEX format. It is no risk because many paid programs have free test versions enabling to check their functionality.

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