The VMSN file extension is related to the VMware Workstation. The *.vmsn file contains snapshot state.

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VMSN file extension - VMware snapshot state file

What is vmsn file? How to open vmsn files?

File type specification:

Virtual machine, virtualization software related file type icon Virtual machine, virtualization software related file type

vmsn file icon: vmsn filetype icon

The VMSN file extension is associated with VMware Workstation, a virtualization software, developed and sold by VMWare, Inc.

A *.vmsn files stores the running state of a virtual machine at the time of creating the snapshot.

Example: Snapshot.vmsn

The default software associated to vmsn file type:

VMware Workstation icon

VMware, Inc. logo VMware Workstation  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VMware, Inc.

VMware Workstation is popular application used to create virtual computer machines in one desktop or laptop computer. It supports virtualization of many computer operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, MS-DOS, FreeBSD etc.

VMware Workstation can convert an existing physical computer into VMware virtual machine. Each virtual machine represents a complete computer, including processor, memory, network connections etc. VMware Workstation is distributed for Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Help how to open VMSN files:

You can open the *.vmsn files in VMware to rollback the state of the virtual machine to the time the snapshot was created.

How to convert file with extension VMSN:

As far as we know, this .vmsn file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .vmsn file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open vmsn file, edit vmsn file, convert vmsn file, view vmsn file, play vmsn file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the vmsn files.

  • Open vmsn file
  • Create vmsn file

Software that open vmsn file - VMware snapshot state file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open vmsn file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with vmsn file by default:
VMware Workstation small icon VMware Workstation
Other suggested software:
VMware vSphere

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