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What is BCL file?


A BCL file is a text file that contains a list of indicators and records. It has specific names, like a column name and they are created by the Sequence Manager in an Illumina sequencer. The BCL file contains user-defined information about sequencing reactions and reactions to be sequenced with this particular instrument.

BCL Format details


Full Name Illumina Base Call Format
Developer Illumina
Category Data Files

Programs, that can edit BCL files


To edit a file with the BCL extension, we usually need dedicated software. Each file format has data stored in a specific structure, so there is no single software that can edit BCL files, as well as dozens of other file extensions.

Below you can find a list of software that can work with BCL files. After installing the dedicated software, you can be sure that you will be able to edit your BCL file. It's a safe method. Just remember to download your software from trusted sources.


BCL Format details


BCL File Editors

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