Full format name of files that use SSO extension is ChessDB Search Options. ChessDB Search Options specification was created by SourceForge.net. Files with SSO extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. SSO file format, along with 361 other file formats, belongs to the Database Files category. The software recommended for managing SSO files is ChessDB. Software named ChessDB was created by SourceForge.net. In order to find more detailed information on the software and SSO files, check the developer’s official website.
Programs that can handle SSO files are as follows. Files with SSO extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.
Problems with accessing SSO may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to ChessDB Search Options files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
Problems with opening and working with SSO files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with SSO files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install ChessDB. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support SSO files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit ChessDB website and download the installer.
If you already have ChessDB installed on your systems and SSO files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of ChessDB installed, it may not support SSO format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using ChessDB.
After installing ChessDB (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open SSO files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
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 SSO file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
Should it happed that the SSO 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. If the SSO file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
If you obtained the problematic SSO file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. It could happen the the download process of file with SSO extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.
Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the ChessDB Search Options file again.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support SSO files. Close all running programs and try opening the SSO file.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with ChessDB Search Options files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with SSO files affecting older versions of given software.
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