What is DSN file?
The DSN file extension is typically associated with databases. The DSN file is a text source name that contains information about the database. These files are typically found in the Windows Registry or in the operating system folder. DSN File Extension - What it is? The DSN file extension is typically associated to databases, but there are many other types of files that may use this particular extension. This can be found in Windows Registry or in the operating system folder for systems with Microsoft Windows operating system. The DSN file stores information about the database and can be used by applications like SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Access to provide better performance and manage multiple databases on one computer without having to restart the application.
DSN Format details
|Full Name||Database Source Name Format|
Software, that convert DSN files
The easiest way to convert a DSN file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle DSN files. Open your DSN file with one of them and save in another file format.
- Microsoft Access
- ODBC Administrator
- Microsoft ODBC Data Source Administrator
- Microsoft SQL Server