PSS File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PSS file?

Files with the .pss file extension are most commonly associated with the Pocket SlideShow presentation software. Pocket SlideShow files are mobile versions of PowerPoint presentation files that allow users to display presentations on Pocket PCs, Smartphones and other hand-held and mobile devices. The PSS files contain images and audio files that are used in the mobile slide show presentations. The PSS files also contain the presentation options, such as the picture and sound order, the picture positions, captions, transition effects and background patterns.

The .pss file extension is also used for Adobe Type Manager PostScript stub files, Axialis Screensaver Producer files, Corel PaintShop Photo Pro sandstone preset files, Playstation game file and Autodesk AutoCAD files.

How to open PSS 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 PSS for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension PSS

While we know of one file format using the .PSS 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 .PSS file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

5KPlayer5KPlayerUser submitted
QQ PlayerQQ PlayerUser submitted
Adobe Type ManagerAdobe Type ManagerUser submitted
Haihaisoft Universal PlayerHaihaisoft Universal PlayerUser submitted
QvodPlayerQvodPlayerUser submitted
Adobe Type Manager for NTAdobe Type Manager for NTUser submitted
QQPlayerQQPlayerUser submitted
SPlayerSPlayerUser submitted
DkZ StudioDkZ StudioUser submitted
Adobe Type Manager Deluxe for NTAdobe Type Manager Deluxe for NTUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PSS-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 PSS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!