BKUP file is a backup file is generated by a number of software applications. Generally such files are created before execution of any task in order to prevent any kind of data loss.
A number of applications before performing any complex task create a backup file of the data on which task is to be executed or the application itself in case some changings are to be made in the application. This allows the user to revert to the previous setting and configuration of the application in case the application crashes and the task is not performed completely by the application.
In addition to the problem described above, i.e. the lack of the appropriate application to support the .BKUP file, there may be several reasons that cause problems with opening and operation of the data format:
A quite common problem is the lack of application in the appropriate version. Even if you have an application, with the help of which you should open the .BKUP file, you may have a problem with it because of its version. Perhaps in previous versions the application has not yet supported the .BKUP file, so download the update and check again.
If you have already installed the appropriate application, and it is the correct version, the file may not open correctly, because the operating system does not have information that this program supports the file. So you need to "show" which program the computer should use. To do this:
It also happens that the file you want to open is corrupt and therefore there is no such possibility. In this situation, you should find its different version, or ask a person from whom you got, to send it again.