Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .nss

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .nss file?
  • Which program can create the .nss file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .nss format?
  • What can convert .nss files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .nss extension?
Magentic Screensaver .nss file icon

Magentic Screensaver

The NSS file is a Magentic Screensaver. Magentic is a wallpaper and screensaver manager that uses the database from the Magentic website.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: Magentic
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Magentic Wallpaper
Bioware Aurora Uncompiled Script .nss file icon

Bioware Aurora Uncompiled Script

The NSS file is a Bioware Aurora Uncompiled Script. The Aurora Engine was the successor to the Infinity Engine, featuring full 3D environments, real-time lighting and shadows, and surround sound.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Neverwinter Nights
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Bioware Aurora Sound Set File
Bioware Game Data
Bioware Game Data Key
Bioware 2-Dimensional Array
Bioware Information File
Bioware Generic File Format
Bioware Encapsulated Resource File
Bioware Talk Table
Bioware Waypoint Instance Struct

Other types of files may also use the .nss file extension. If you have helpful information about .nss extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Resident Evil Background Image
GAUSS Source Code
Adobe Photoshop Hue/Saturation Data
JAWS Script Source
Miles Sound System DLS 1 and XMI Data
NeuraLynx Single Continuous Channel Data
Network Queuing System Hosts File
netCDF Data

The .nss filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ss (1), hss (1), nxs (1), bss (1), nsz (1), nsw (1), nse (1), ns5 (1), nqs (1), ncs (1), jss (1), sns (1), gss (1), nws (1), nsx (1)

Can't open a .nss file?

If you want to open a .nss file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .nss association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nss

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android