There are 4 other file types using
the SIS file extension!

sis file icon.sis - Psion software installation

sis file icon.sis - Student Information System data file

sis file icon.sis - Sisma database file

sis file icon.sis - Steam game backup information file

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SIS file extension - Symbian installation file

What is sis file? How to open sis files?

The sis file extension is associated with Symbian OS Installation Source.

Installer archive for devices that use the Symbian OS. Examples include Palm PDAs and Nokia, Ericsson, and Motorola phones; created using Symbian's CreateSIS program or the makesis command line tool.

Information in the sis file is split up into two separate parts. The first part is the meta-data, describing the files that need to be installed. The second patrt of the SIS file contains all the actual file data.

The SIS file format supports signatures and certificates to enable a package to signed. These signatures are verified during installation, and can also be re-verified after the package is installed on the device.

The SIS file format supports the compression of each of the files in the SIS file individually. This reduces the extra space needed to carry out installation.

Mime: application/vnd.symbian.install

The default software associated to sis file type:

Symbian OS icon

Nokia Corporation logo Symbian OS  Symbian software

Company or developer:
  Nokia Corporation

Symbian OS was the first popular user-friendly operating system for smart phones. Symbian OS supports many modern features, such as multitasking, memory protection, multi-touch, Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Flash, widgets, video conferencing etc.. Pre-installed applications in phone can manage phone calls, SMS, MMS, multimedia, e-mails, Internet browsing etc.. Applications for Symbian are written in Symbian C++ programming language. Other applications are available to download on Nokia Ovi Store.

Help how to open SIS files:

You can open and install *.sis files in Symbian OS compatible phone or communicator.

How to convert file with extension SIS:

Specialized Symbian programs can ususally convert packages from one format to another.

Find conversions from sis file:

sis to jar

sis to sisx

Find converter to sis file type:

sisx to sis

List of software applications associated to the .sis 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 sis file, edit sis file, convert sis file, view sis file, play sis file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 sis files.

  • Open sis file
  • Create sis file
  • Import sis file
  • Export sis file
  • Others sis file

Software that open sis file - Symbian installation file

Click on the link to get more information about Symbian OS for open sis file action.

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