The File Extensions Database


.ASS File Extension

  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .ASS file?

.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.

Programs that open Aegisub Advanced Substation Alpha File
Windows
Aegisub
MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
Mac
Aegisub
MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
Linux
Aegisub
MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
iOS
olimsoft OPlayer
Android
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.

Programs that open Splinter Cell Blacklist Game Data File
Windows
Ubisoft Splinter Cell Blacklist

How to solve problems with ASS files

  • Associate the ASS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ASS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ASS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ASS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ASS is Aegisub Advanced Substation Alpha File. Because only the current version supports the latest ASS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .ASS is Aegisub Advanced Substation Alpha File update.
  • To make sure that your ASS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.