DMS File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a DMS file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .DMS files.

What is a DMS file?

A .DMS file is a Disk Masher System compressed disk image file. Through our analysis of DMS files, we know that one use of the format is Disk Masher System compressed disk image. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open DMS files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension DMS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different DMS openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension DMS

While we know of one file format using the .DMS file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .DMS file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of DMS files. Remember, different programs may use DMS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

BYONDBYONDUser submitted
PRESEN MAGIC The PresenPRESEN MAGIC The PresenUser submitted
dominodominoUser submitted
Amiga ForeverAmiga ForeverUser submitted
Dream MakerDream MakerUser submitted
RetroPlatformRetroPlatformUser submitted
CorVu Business Performance Management SystemCorVu Business Performance Management SystemUser submitted
IBM SPSS Data CollectionIBM SPSS Data CollectionUser submitted
DHTML Menu Studio ApplicationDHTML Menu Studio ApplicationUser submitted
WinUAEWinUAEUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with DMS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with DMS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!