SSC File - opening and understanding

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

What is a SSC file?

A .SSC file is a Visual SourceSafe Control file. Microsoft Visual SourceSafe is a control system that can be used by many types of organizations, especially those groups engaged in a software development environment, to tackle the development and creative activities on several projects without or lessening the time constraints.

SourceSafe makes sure that multiple individuals can get a hand on the same project at the same time. It also allows sharing between networks to facilitate better communication of ideas and presentations.SSC files stand for Source Safe Control. The main purpose of files with .ssc is to report and track chronologically the edits and revisions made by different individuals/team members to various projects and files.

SSC files are geared to report what is happening in the file and who is causing it. It also provides information to limit a person's access to a file when it is necessary to change a file without everyone intervening.

How to open SSC 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 SSC for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .SSC

While Visual SourceSafe Control File is a popular type of SSC-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .SSC extension.

The SSC file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a SSC opener may not be able to open all kinds of SSC files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited SSC viewer.

StepMania Song

Through our analysis of SSC files, we know that one use of the format is StepMania Song. 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.

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Scrapbook FactoryScrapbook FactoryUser submitted
Scrapbooks PlusScrapbooks PlusUser submitted
Scrapbook Factory DeluxeScrapbook Factory DeluxeUser submitted
SimCitySimCityUser submitted
MediaShout RenoMediaShout RenoUser submitted
MediaShoutMediaShoutUser submitted
StellariumStellariumUser submitted
sarusaruPlayersarusaruPlayerUser submitted
SCOPE EDITOR ApplicationSCOPE EDITOR ApplicationUser submitted
S-PLUSS-PLUSUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with SSC-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 SSC-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!