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DSS File Extension

DSS file extension is created by International Voice Association, also known as Digital Speech Standard File. DSS has been classified as Audio Files. This File type categories under Zip, Text, Binary and XML, however, the format of this file format has not been determined yet. You can open DSS files in Olympus DSS Player program.

Digital Speech Standard File Type

Digital Speech Standard File Type
Extension .dss
Developer International Voice Association
Popularity 5.0 (170 Votes)
Mime Type mime-type/not.available
Default Program Olympus DSS Player
Category Audio Files
Format Binary
Updated 4/1/2024

What is a DSS File Type?

SAD files can be written using metadata such as date and time; time of dictation, audio length and priority.

The file format DSS was originally developed by the International Voice Association (IVA), composed of Apos, Olympus America, Philips Electronics and Grundig. DSS can be converted to more common audio file types, such as .WAV files.

What is a Default DSS File Name?

Synology Name [ Date of creation] dss - The naming convention of DSS files when they are created and downloaded by DSM.


Free online DSS Tools & Apps

We have also the free online .DSS (Digital Speech Standard File) file extension apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to DSS, merge, split and compare the DSS files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.


DSS Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Digital Speech Standard File .DSS File Extensions while opening the .DSS files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open DSS Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Digital Speech Standard File on your system such as Olympus DSS Player.
  2. Associate default Olympus Dss Player Olympus DSS Player program for *.dss (Digital Speech Standard File) files.

    Associate DSS Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.DSS (e.g example.dss) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Olympus Dss Player Olympus DSS Player program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .dss files.

    Associate DSS Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.DSS (e.g example.dss) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Olympus Dss Player Olympus DSS Player program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .Olympus DSS Player extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

Related DSS File Extensions

DSS default file extension is .DSS and other similer related extensions are:

All Platform Software Programs for DSS File Extension

List of all softwares that can open the DSS files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.

Microsoft Windows logo image Open DSS File on Windows

Software License Developer
FMJ-Software Awave Studio image. FMJ-Software Awave Studio 10 for Windows Shareware FMJ-Software
Olympus DSS Player image. Olympus DSS Player 000 for Windows Paid Olympus DSS Player

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DSS File on Mac OS

Software License Developer
Olympus DSS Player Lite Software for Mac image. Olympus DSS Player Lite Software for Mac 000 for MacOs Free Olympus DSS Player Lite Software for Mac

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DSS file on Linux

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Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DSS file on Web

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iOS logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DSS file on iOS

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Android logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DSS file on Android

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About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

DSS file extension icon image.About DSS - Digital Speech Standard File

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Updated 4/1/2024

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