The DSS file extension is related to the HEC-DSS (Hydrologic Engineering Center Data Storage System). The *.dss file stores hydrologic database.
DSS file extension - HEC-DSS hydrologic database file
What is dss file? How to open dss files?
File type specification:
The DSS file extension is used for in special format used by The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Hydrologic Engineering Center Data Storage System, called HEC-DSS,.
HEC-DSS is a database system designed to efficiently store and retrieve scientific data that is typically sequential. Such data types include, but are not limited to, time series data, curve data, spatial-oriented gridded data, and others. The system was designed to make it easy for users and application programs to retrieve and store data. HEC-DSS is incorporated into most of HEC’s major application programs.
The default software associated to dss file type:
Company or developer:
Department of The Army Corps of Engineers
HEC-DSSVue are a Java-based visual utilities that allow users to plot, tabulate, edit, and manipulate data in a HEC-DSS database file.
List of software applications associated to the .dss file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open dss file, edit dss file, convert dss file, view dss file, play dss file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Open dss file
- Edit dss file
- Create dss file