SysTools BKF Viewer FREEWARE

Tool to Scan, Open & Preview Corrupt Windows Backup.bkf File

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BKF Viewer tool





Free Solution to Scan & Preview Severely Corrupt BKF File

BKF Viewer tool to open and view BKF file. It has the ability to view data in highly corrupted and damaged Windows backup file without any hassle. Offers 3 different options to scan Windows BKF file.

  • Generates instant preview of .bkf & .zip data with properties
  • Three Scanning Mode: Quick Scan, Deep Scan & / Range Based BKF Scan
  • Provides Search Option to find items within the result after complete BKF scanning
  • Allows to Sort BKF File after reading BKF File according to File Name, Size & Date
  • No Size Limitation: Scan & Preview BKF Files of any size
  • Windows Backup Viewer supports to open .bkf file on latest Windows versions

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BKF Viewer tool to Open and Read Healthy and corrupted BKF Files

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Open & View BKF File

The BKF file viewer tool allows you to open and view data within Windows backup file. If you are unable to access any .bkf file on your Windows 11, 10, Windows 8 or Windows 7 machine then BKF file viewer can be useful to preview data. Although, you cannot restore the data, it can easily be viewed with Windows Backup Viewer.

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Scan & Open BKF File

In order to open data form a inaccessible BKF file and generate preview, the BKF file viewer tool provides dual scanning options:

  • Quick Scan Mode: Select this scan mode if BKF file is healthy
  • Deep Scan Mode: Choose this option if BKF file is severely corrupt, ony for Windows NT / Veritas / Symantec (.bkf)
  • Range Based Scan: Extract File from certain portion of given backup (.bkf/.zip)

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Preview With Attributes

Once the scanning finishes, software generates an instant preview of all items within BKF. You can view the data associated with each item in the list like; name of files, the file size in KB and modification date with time. The BKF file explorer software will load any type of file or items present within the BKF file for preview. It has preview pane that allows users to preview data items within BKF File Reader.

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Search within Results

A search tool bar is also present within the BKF Viewer tool. With the help of this option, you can find any specific file or items from the scanned BKF file results in the tool. You can type and use a file extension or phrase to search for any file and software will list all the items matching to the term used.

Simple User Interface

Simple User Interface

In order to open and view BKF file data, the BKF Viewer software provides a simple yet self-explanatory interface. You neither have to be a technical expert to use the tool nor does it have any system pre-requisites. All the options and features are embedded on a single panel of the Windows Backup Reader which makes the tool less complicated.

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All Win OS Support

As backup files are created on Windows XP are of .bkf format, users find it difficult to open or restore them on Windows 10 or Windows 8, 7 machines. In such situations, you can opt for BKF file viewer tool to open a BKF file without any environment. The BKF file explorer software works well for both; healthy and corrupt BKF files.


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Open & View BKF File Specifications

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Software Download

Size : 1.62 MB

Version : 6.0

MD5 : b457094153ae9ffe348fd0ce99b5cf8f

Software Limitations

Demo Limitations
Demo version of BKF Viewer show the preview of Backup file data from BKF & ZIP Files.

System Specifications

Hard Disk Space
100 MB of free hard disk space

2 GB RAM is Recommended

Intel® Pentium 1 GHz processor(2.4 GHz is recommended)

Operating System

Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10 (32-Bit & 64-Bit), 11 (64-Bit) & Windows Server 2008/2012 R2/2016/2019


If you are using Windows 10/8.1/8/7, then please launch the tool as "Run as Administrator".




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Features FREE Version PRO Version
Add BKF Files
Three Advance Scanning Modes
Preview BKF Files
Scan specific portion of .bkf file with Range Base Scan
Repair and save entire data from BKF File Only Preview Recovered Items Save Recovered Data
Extract Recovered data in .bkf extension Show Only Preview Extract Complete Data
Cost FREE $89
Frequently Asked Questions

Listed Commonly Asked Questions and Answers

Can I use the BKF file explorer tool on a Windows 8 PC?

Free BKF Viewer

Yes, Windows Backup Viewer software is compatible with all version Windows OS and works smoothly in Windows 10, 8.1 & below versions.

Overview Features of BKF Viewer Tool

  • Run BKF Reader Software
  • Browse BKF File from local system
  • Choose from 3 Scanning Mode: Quick Scan, Deep BKF file scan & Range Based Scan
  • Generates instant preview of complete .bkf & .zip data
  • Provides Search Option to find items within the result
  • Allows to Sort BKF File after Opening BKF File
  • Windows Backup Viewer supports to open .bkf file on latest Windows versions

Yes, This BKF File Viewer has the 3 modes: Quick scan, Deep Scan & Range Based Scan. You can select the sacnning mode according to Corruption level & then preview files easily.

Yes, This software allows you to view sorted .bkf file contenet according to Name (alphabetical), Size & Date (Modified) suing thsi In-Built Sorting facility.

Yes, this tool has inbuilt search facility to search & display files easily with BKF Opener.

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