.BP2 File Extension

A .BP2 file is a AutoCAD Batch Plot File, created by Autodesk.

Open with Autodesk AutoCAD (version 14 or earlier). Available for Windows.

What is a .BP2 file?

A .BP2 file is a special kind of document used by an older version of a computer program called Autodesk AutoCAD, specifically version 14 or before. AutoCAD is a tool that professionals like architects and engineers use to draw detailed plans and designs for buildings, machines, and other projects, both in 2D and 3D.

The .BP2 file helps people who use AutoCAD to print or plot their designs more easily. It does this by keeping a list of drawings or plans that someone wants to print out. This list can include several different items, such as the names of each drawing, what type of file they are, how many copies of each drawing need to be printed, and where the files are stored on the computer.

By using a .BP2 file, someone can print all their needed drawings at once without having to set up each print job separately. This is really handy if you have to print the same group of drawings over and over again, saving a lot of time and effort.

To open a .BP2 file, you would need to use Autodesk AutoCAD, but only versions 14 or earlier, because newer versions of AutoCAD use a different system (.BP3 files) for batch plotting.

In summary, .BP2 files are used with older versions of AutoCAD to make printing multiple drawings easier and faster, by storing a list of what needs to be printed, how many copies are needed, and where the files are. This is especially useful for people who work with a lot of technical drawings and need an efficient way to manage their printing tasks.


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