OSS file format description
Many people share .oss files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .oss file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .oss files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.oss - Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search
The OSS data files are related to Microsoft Office Outlook. OSS file is a Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search. Microsoft Outlook is a personal information manager from Microsoft, available as a part of the Microsoft Office suite.
- Microsoft Office Outlook
- Data files
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- Microsoft Office Outlook Saved Search related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .oss file extension. Even harmful programs can create .oss files. Be especially cautious with .oss files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .oss file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .oss file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
osw, pss, iss, sos, oxs, osz, os, ocs, kss, ss, ows, osx, osc, oes, lss
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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