Files with WMSS extension might be found as part of VMware virtualization software. Suspended state file type.

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VMSS file extension - VMware suspended state file

What is vmss file? How to open vmss files?

File type specification:

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

vmss file icon: vmss filetype icon

The VMSS file extension is associated with VMware, a virtualization software, developed by VMware, Inc..

A *.wmss file contains the state of a suspended VMware's virtual machine.

Some earlier VMware products used STD file extension for suspended state files instead.

Example: virtual-machine-name.vmss

The default software associated to vmss 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 VMSS files:

File is a part of virtual machine files and profile used by VMware virtualization software. Use VMware to run the virtual machine.

How to convert file with extension VMSS:

As far as we know, this .vmss 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 .vmss 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 vmss file, edit vmss file, convert vmss file, view vmss file, play vmss 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 vmss files.

  • Open vmss file
  • Create vmss file
  • Others vmss file

Software that open vmss file - VMware suspended state file

Click on the link to get more information about VMware vSphere for open vmss file action.

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