What are VSS files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a VSS 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 VSS file?
A .VSS file is a Microsoft Visio Stencil file.
Microsoft Visio Stencil files, also known as ".VSS" files, are a file format used for storing pre-drawn shapes and symbols used in creating diagrams and flowcharts. These files are commonly used in business and technical fields for creating process flows, network diagrams, floor plans, and other visual representations of complex information.
The ".VSS" format is a proprietary format developed by Microsoft and is exclusively used by Microsoft Visio, a diagramming and vector graphics application. It stores information such as the location, shape, and properties of each object in the stencil, allowing for accurate and consistent use of the shapes in different diagrams.
One of the key benefits of the ".VSS" format is the availability of a wide range of stencils for different fields, including IT, Engineering, Business process and many more. This allows users to select and use appropriate shapes to create professional and accurate diagrams.
How to open VSS files
We have identified one VSS opener that is compatible with this specific type of VSS file.
Programs that open Microsoft Visio Stencil files
Last updated: January 22, 2023
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of VSS files. Remember, different programs may use VSS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
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