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Informations about the BRU filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .bru filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .bru file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.bru - Brutus Restore Data

The BRU file is a Data file, which is connected to the Brutus Restore Data according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Brutus Restore Data (.bru) files can be opened or converted with the help of Brutus.

Format description:
BRU format
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Brutus Application Definition

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .bru file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .bru extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .bru files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .bru file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .bru file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .bru file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .bru file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .bru extension

The .bru filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .bru files.

bfu, nru, gru, bu, bri, br, ru, hru, bur, btu, brh

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .bru file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .bru extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Brute Force Uninstaller Script
Brooktrout 301 Fax Image
BuRg3r Source Code
Omnis Studio Data File
FXpansion GURU Preset
BREW Application Resource Header File

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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