File Extension Library

.DS2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Olympus
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .DS2 files and how to open them?

Can't open .DS2 file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .DS2 file.

What is a .DS2 file extension?

.DS2 file extension is created by Olympus. .DS2 has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .DS2 file is Binary.

.DS2 is Olympus DSS Pro Audio File

Audio file created in the Digital Speech Standard Pro (DS2) format, a highly compressed audio format developed by Olympus for digital voice recordings; typically contains a recording of human speech that is saved to a recording device's memory card; used for saving personal and professional notes, often by laywers, researchers, and physicians; useful for sending as email attachments because of the highly compressed file size.

DS2 files can be converted to standard .WAV files using DSS Player Pro, a software application included with some Olympus digital voice recorder purchases. DS2 files can also be converted with DSS File Converter from Voelker Software.

NOTE: Example Olympus devices that create DS2 files include the DS-2400, DS-4000, and DS-5000.

List of all softwares that can open the Olympus DSS Pro Audio File
Olympus DSS Player
Voelker Software DSS File Converter
Bytescribe WavPlayer
NCH WavePad

How to fix problems with .DS2 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DS2 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DS2 file format
  2. You need to check the .DS2 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)