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Details of extension .oss

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .oss file?
  • Which program can create the .oss file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .oss format?
  • What can convert .oss files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .oss extension?
Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search .oss file icon

Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search

The OSS file is a Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search. Microsoft Outlook is a personal information manager from Microsoft, available as a part of the Microsoft Office suite.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Outlook Navigation Bar
Microsoft Outlook Template
Microsoft Outlook Profile
Microsoft Outlook Personal Folder File
Microsoft Outlook Form Storage
Microsoft Outlook Rules Wizard Data
Microsoft Outlook Offline Folder File
Microsoft Outlook Personal Address Book
Eudora Mailbox File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

InstallShield Response File
KDE Desktop Screensaver
LSS16 Format Image
OCS Inventory NG Data
OpenCanvas 2 Event Data
ObjectScript Source Code
OpenStreetMap Change
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Mac OS X Related File

The .oss filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lss (1), iss (1), sos (1), oxs (1), osz (1), osw (1), os (1), ocs (1), kss (1), ss (1), pss (1), ows (1), osx (1), osc (1), oes (1)

Can't open a .oss file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.oss

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