A dess file extension is related to the Microsoft Device Emulator and used for its saved state files.

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Software that open dess file

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DESS file extension - Microsoft Device Emulator saved state

What is dess file? How to open dess files?

File type specification:

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The dess file extension is associated with the Microsoft Device Emulator that is used to emulate Windows CE or Windows Mobile-based hardware platform.

The dess file contains saved state of emulated operating system.

This dess file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open dess file:

Microsoft Device Emulator picture or screenshot

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Device Emulator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Device Emulator is used to emulate Windows CE and Windows Mobile ARM devices. When you use the Device Emulator, you can run, test, and debug a run-time image without the need for a physical device.

Help how to open:

Use Microsoft Device Emulator to open .dess saved state files.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

List of software applications associated to the .dess file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open dess file, edit dess file, convert dess file, view dess file, play dess file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 dess files.

Software that open dess file - Microsoft Device Emulator saved state

Programs supporting the exension dess on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Device Emulator for open dess file action.

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