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Details of extension .vmss

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vmss file?
  • Which program can create the .vmss file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vmss format?
  • What can convert .vmss files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vmss extension?
VMware Virtual Machine Suspended State .vmss file icon

VMware Virtual Machine Suspended State

VMSS file is a VMware Virtual Machine Suspended State. VMSS is the suspended state file, which stores the state of a suspended virtual machine.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: VMware Workstation
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Virtual Hard Disk Image
VMware Virtual Disk File
Virtual Floppy Disk Image
Virtual Machine Shell Information
VMware Virtual Machine Snapshot Metadata
Virtual Machine Saved State
Virtual Machine Configuration
Virtual Network Configuration
Virtual Undo Disk File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Roxio VideoWave SlideShow Project
VAMAS ISO14976 Data
Microprocessor Software Specification
Microsoft Visio Stencil
WRAP Message Data
Miles Sound System DLS 1 and XMI Data
Dreamcast VMU Save File
Hamamatsu NanoZoomer VMS Index

The .vmss filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dmss (1), vss (1), mss (1), vms (1)

Can't open a .vmss file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vmss

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

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