Having problems opening a RSS file?

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Opening RSS files

Did your computer fail to open a RSS file? We explain what RSS files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your RSS files.

What is a RSS file?

Files with the .rss extension are most commonly associated with rich site summary files. These files are XML files that are used by a variety of websites to distribute information via RSS feed. The RSS files often contain news headlines and other Web content in a text-only format that opens the RSS feed in Web browsers that support the format.

The .rss file extension is also used for PlanMan image files, ReliaSoft BlockSim files, Symbian OS application resource files and Rockwell Logix 500 SLC-5 software files.

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About File Extension RSS

File.org aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.

If you have additional information about the RSS file format or software that uses files with the RSS suffix, please do get in touch - we would love hearing from you.