File Extension Library

.ASS File Extension

  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .ASS file?

.ASS file extension has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .ASS file is Text

.ASS is Aegisub Advanced Substation Alpha File

Subtitles file created by Aegisub, a cross-platform video typesetting application; stores the subtitle text formatted using the Advanced Substation Alpha syntax; used for storing edited movie subtitles.

ASS files include text styles, white space, text orientation, and other settings. They also store the sequencing and timing for when the text is displayed during the video.

List of all softwares that can open the Aegisub Advanced Substation Alpha File
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player
olimsoft OPlayer
J2 Interactive MX Player
File Type 2 Splinter Cell Blacklist Game Data File
Developer by: Ubisoft Category: Game Files

Compressed data file created for Splinter Cell Blacklist, a third-person action-adventure stealth game; holds map layout data referenced by the game for each level in Splinter Cell; often accompanied by .ASSTRM files; not meant to be opened.

NOTE: Much like ASS files, .UMD files contain Splinter Cell gameplay data as well.

List of all softwares that can open the Splinter Cell Blacklist Game Data File
Ubisoft Splinter Cell Blacklist

How to Open .ASS file on different platforms

Open .ASS File on Windows

  • Right-click a .ASS
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .ASS file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .ASS files" Press "Ok"

Open .ASS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .ASS file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .ASS File on Linux

Right click on the .ASS file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .ASS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .ASS file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .ASS File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .ASS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .ASS files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ASS files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ASS file format
  2. You need to check the .ASS file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)