Files with dsl suffix can be often found as lists of damaged sectors from DVD or other physical media. Used for example in MacTheRipper software.

There is one other file type using
the DSL file extension!

empty icon.dsl - DSSSL style sheet

Detailed description

Software that open dsl file

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DSL file extension - Damaged Sector List file

What is dsl file? How to open dsl files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

File extension dsl is often used for files that contain list of damaged sectors. These files are created by some DVD rippers when a commercial DVD is ripped. A .dsl file is often found along side the VIDEO_TS file.

For example MacTheRipper ripping program uses DSL format.

The default software associated to open dsl file:

MacTheRipper picture or screenshot

MacTheRipper  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
MacUpdate LLC

MacTheRipper is DVD ripping tool for Mac OS X operating system. It is able to copy DVDs without region restrictions. It can also be used to make the content accessible to programs that will convert the movie to another format, like an iPod or other media players.

Help how to open:

Most likely used for virtualization purposes to mimic exact layout of the DVD or to repair it.

How to convert:

This file type is not meant to be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .dsl 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 dsl file, edit dsl file, convert dsl file, view dsl file, play dsl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Programs that can create dsl file - Damaged Sector List file

Programs supporting the exension dsl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about MacTheRipper for create dsl file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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