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BOO file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .boo file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .boo file?
  • What program do I need to open a .boo file?
  • How can the .boo file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .boo files to another format?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Boo Encoded Data

BOO file is a Boo Encoded Data. BOO is a coding scheme developed at Columbia University (home of Kermit) to enable binary files to be sent as ASCII files via e-mail.
Category: Data files
Application: Makeboo/Deboo
Mime-type: application/x-boo
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
BOO aliases:
BOO related links:
BOO related extensions:
Macintosh BinHex Encoded File

Plain Text Document

Uuencoded Data

Xxencoded Data

TCR E-book

BinHex 2.0 Encoded Data

Base64 Encoded Data

Mobipocket Reader Data

Mobipocket Reader E-Book

BinHex Encoded Data

Other types of files may also use the .boo file extension.

🚫 The .boo file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bio, bko, blo, bo, bok, bol, bop, bpo, goo, obo, oo

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

IBM DB2 Binary Large Object Data
DataFlex Business Process Object
General BIOS File
OBO-Edit Document
Mario Kart Wii Course Setup
BackupOutlook Backup Archive
FreePascal Object
Business Office Pro Document
Vflo Model Data
BSC Intermediate Object

🔴 Can't open a .boo file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .boo file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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