An sos file extension is related to the DRS SOSKit and used for its barcode decode instructions.

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

empty icon.sos - Dynamite VSP swept object style

empty icon.sos - Adventure SOS compiled adventure game walkthrough

empty icon.sos - EnSight master server data

empty icon.sos - SOSI spatial data

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SOS file extension - DRS SOSKit barcode decode instructions

What is sos file? How to open sos files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The sos file extension is used by DRS SOSKit software tool for Microsoft Windows operating system developed by DRS Data Services Limited.

The sos file stores barcode decode instructions for DRS SOSKit.

This sos 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 sos file:

DRS SOSKit  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
DRS Data Services Limited

The SOSKit software suite allows you to create new decodes for use with a DRS OMR, by interpreting what data needs to be captured from a form and managing the scanning and validation of form batches.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .sos file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with sos file - DRS SOSKit barcode decode instructions

Click on the software link for more information about DRS SOSKit. DRS SOSKit uses sos file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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