SSM File

What are SSM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SSM file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your 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

Important: Different programs may use files with the SSM file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your SSM file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

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

Last updated: February 24, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

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.

RealOne PlayerRealOne PlayerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
RealTimesRealTimesUser submitted
Slideshow MagicSlideshow MagicUser submitted
PurePlayer2PurePlayer2User submitted
K-MultimediaPlayerK-MultimediaPlayerUser submitted
Solution ComposerSolution ComposerUser submitted
PCDiagPCDiagUser submitted

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