SSM File - opening and understanding

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

What is a SSM file?

A .SSM file is a Streaming Media Meta file. Contains metadata for streaming media files. This is a format used by RealPlayer.

How to open SSM 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 SSM for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension SSM

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
RealOne PlayerRealOne PlayerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
RealTimesRealTimesUser submitted
Slideshow MagicSlideshow MagicUser submitted
Final Codecs New Year EditionFinal Codecs New Year EditionUser submitted
PurePlayer2PurePlayer2User submitted
FinalCodecs Spring Festival EditionFinalCodecs Spring Festival EditionUser submitted
K-MultimediaPlayerK-MultimediaPlayerUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with SSM-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 SSM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!