.DSM File Extension

File Type:
Digital Sound Module

Having trouble opening .dsm extension? Don't panic! This page explains what dsm files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open dsm files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a DSM file?

Dsm file extension has Digital Sound Module file type, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

This tracker module format was designed to use by various digital audio tracking applications. DSM files contain multiple tracks (including notes) that compose a musical score. Notes included in the file are linked to corresponding sound samples from the same file.  

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

dsm file icon
File Type:
Digital Sound Module
Audio Files

How to open DSM file?

Double click the dsm file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .dsm extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the dsm extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the dsm file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open DSM files

  • Windows Windows
  • MacOS MacOS
    • CocoModX CocoModX
  • Linux Linux

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the dsm file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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