File Extension Library


.SOS File Extension

  • Developer by: 3am Solutions (UK) Limited
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .SOS file?

.SOS file extension is created by 3am Solutions (UK) Limited. .SOS has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.SOS is Dynamite VSP swept object style file

The sos file extension is related to Dynamite VSP, a 3D visualization tool designed specifically for civil engineers and transport infrastructure planners which is compatible with both 3ds max and Autodesk VIZ.

The sos file used in Dynamite VSP contains saved sweep object style.


How to open:

Use Dynamite VSP to open *.sos swept object style files.

How to convert:

Use Dynamite VSP to export *.sos files to other formats.

How to Open .SOS file on different platforms

Open .SOS File on Windows

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

Open .SOS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SOS 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 .SOS File on Linux

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

Open .SOS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SOS 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 .SOS 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 .SOS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .SOS files

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