DMSM File Extension

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VideoWave Movie Project Format
  • Developer
    Sonic Solutions
  • Popularity
    2.6 (3 votes)

What is DMSM file?

DMSM is a file extension commonly associated with VideoWave Movie Project Format files. VideoWave Movie Project Format specification was created by Sonic Solutions. DMSM file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with DMSM extension are categorized as Video Files files. The Video Files subset comprises 344 various file formats. The software recommended for managing DMSM files is Creator NXT Pro.

Programs which support DMSM file extension

Programs that can handle DMSM files are as follows. Files with DMSM suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support DMSM file

How to open file with DMSM extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening DMSM files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with DMSM files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the Creator NXT Pro

Problems with opening and working with DMSM files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DMSM files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Creator NXT Pro. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading Creator NXT Pro installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of Creator NXT Pro and update if needed

You still cannot access DMSM files although Creator NXT Pro is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that Creator NXT Pro cannot handle files with DMSM may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Creator NXT Pro.

Step 3. Assign Creator NXT Pro to DMSM files

If you have the latest version of Creator NXT Pro installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DMSM on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the DMSM file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Creator NXT Pro is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open DMSM files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the DMSM file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DMSM extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the DMSM is not faulty

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper DMSM file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Check the DMSM file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the DMSM is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. DMSM file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with DMSM extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the DMSM file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. When downloading the file with DMSM extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the VideoWave Movie Project Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Creator NXT Pro

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with DMSM extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with VideoWave Movie Project Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with DMSM files affecting older versions of given software.

Conversion of a DMSM file

File Conversions from DMSM extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to DMSM file
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