DSS file converter How to convert DSS file?

What is DSS file?


Digital Speech Standard File (DSS) is a file that contains the data that is used to convert speech into text. It was developed in order to emulate spoken language and avoid the problems with digital audio systems. In 2018, there were around 8 million DSS files in use throughout the world. Most of them are used for subtitles and subtitles are becoming more popular because they contain images and animations that help to give a viewer a better understanding of what is going on in a movie or television show. These files can be opened by different DSS viewers, such as Microsoft Office DSS Viewer, Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 or 10 , Sun Java ME DSS Viewer , GDI+ Xamarin Studio .NET or PublishDellSoft WinDBSynthViewer

DSS Format details


Full Name Digital Speech Standard Format
Developer International Voice Association
Category Audio Files

Software, that convert DSS files


The easiest way to convert a DSS 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 DSS files. Open your DSS file with one of them and save in another file format.


DSS Converters

  • DSS Player
  • ViaVoice
  • DSS Player Lite
  • 5 DSS converters

DSS conversions