File Extension BRN

.BRN File

File extension: BRN
File type: Data File

Notes about the BRN file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The BRN file type is primarily associated with 'BrainStorm' by Brainstorm Software Ltd. BrainStorm lets you capture textual information from any source: your own knowledge and ideas; information on the web; or information from any program. It then helps you organize your collected thoughts, ideas and jottings into a logical structure and, if you wish, Web-publish your work to enable others to navigate your ideas exactly as you envisaged them. Multiple users of Brainstorm can collaborate. The program/file format originated on CP/M around 1982, migrated to DOS, and is now being used under Windows. The current program can read all older files though the format has changed since CP/M.

Detailed information for file extension BRN:

Primary association: BrainStorm
Company: Brainstorm Software Ltd
Mime type: application/octet-stream
Related links: BrainStorm File Format

Other applications associated with file type BRN:

  • MegaHAL (Brain File) by Ai ResearchMegaHAL is a conversation simulator: a computer program which responds in natural language to what you type, written by Jason Hutchens. Related links: How MegaHAL Works
  • PersonalBrain (Data (Brain) File) by TheBrain Technologies Corp.PersonalBrain helps you organize Web pages, contacts, documents, E-mails and files in one place so that you can find them. PersonalBrain can even find related items that you worked on but forgot existed. This association is classified as Database. The Mime types used with this association are: application/brain-1.5.
  • yBook (Compiled eBook) by Spacejock SoftwareThis E-Book reader loads text files and Web pages (including direct from an Internet address), reformatting them into paperbacks for screen reading. It also includes a printout routine to generate booklets and hard copy for binding, plus a compiler to generate your own e-books for distribution. This is a compiled e-book.

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .BRN

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: Brain.File, FileType: Brain File, AppName: PersonalBrain

ProgramID: Brain.File, FileType: Brain File, AppName: PersonalBrain executable
EXEFile: brain.exe

ProgramID: BrainStormModel
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\BrainStorm\Brain.exe %1

ProgramID: Brain.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\TheBrain\PersonalBrain 2.0\brain.exe %2 %3 %4 %5

ProgramID: Brain.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\TheBrain\PersonalBrain 3.0\PersonalBrain.exe %2 %3 %4 %5

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