Open ~BT file

~BT files: what are they and how do I open them?

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Microsoft Windows update directory

A ~bt file extension is related to directory $Windows.~BT used by Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows 10 operating systems. A $Windows.~BT file stores data for updating of Windows operating system.

Further details:

The ~bt file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows 10 operating systems for desktop, tablets and smart phones developed by Microsoft.

The $Windows.~BT is directory that stores data for update purposes of Windows 8 and Windows 10.

The $Windows.~BT directory can be safely removed by these easy steps:

  1. Press Windows key + R
  2. Type: %windir%\system32\cleanmgr.exe
  3. Hit Enter on your keyboard

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Microsoft Windows 10

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Microsoft Windows 8

First operating system from Windows family designed with touchscreens in mind

What is the meaning of a file extension?

File extensions are characters that appear after the dot in a computer file's name. For example, the file "unknown-file.~bt" has the file extension "~bt". This is used to identify which program should open the file or what file type it is.
File extensions help you organize and manage files. They provide a quick and easy way to identify and associate the file type with the appropriate software.

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