Files with dss suffix can be also found as configuration backup files from the Synology DiskStation Manager software.

There are 5 other file types using
the DSS file extension!

empty icon.dss - Digital Soup sound

empty icon.dss - Action Replay saved game

empty icon.dss - Olympus Digital Speech Standard

empty icon.dss - DCC Active Designer screensaver file

empty icon.dss - HEC-DSS hydrologic database

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DSS file extension - Synology DiskStation DSM configuration settings backup file

What is dss file? How to open dss files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

File extension dss is also used for a DSM configuration settings backup file in Synology DiskStation.

DSM (DiskStation Manager) is the operating system of the Synology DIskStaion NAS (network attached storage) devices and is based on linux.

The default software associated to open dss file:

Synology DiskStation Manager icon

Synology Inc. logoSynology DiskStation Manager  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Synology Inc.

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) is a Linux based operating system for Synology NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices (DiskStation and RackStation products). It’s been designed to help users manage their data: documents, photos, music, videos and all other important forms of digital assets. 

Help how to open:

You can export/backup DSM settings to a dss file and import/restore it again by using Synology DiskStation Manager web interface.

How to convert:

There is no way/reason to convert this file type.

List of software applications associated to the .dss 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 dss file, edit dss file, convert dss file, view dss file, play dss 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 dss files.

Software that import dss file - Synology DiskStation DSM configuration settings backup file

Programs supporting the exension dss on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Synology DiskStation Manager for import dss file action.

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