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How to convert JPG to DDS?


You can convert JPG files to DDS format in several ways. The most proven option is to download dedicated software that allows you to convert between the JPG and DDS formats. At the bottom you will find a list of software programs that support JPG and DDS files and can also save them in new file formats.

JPG File Type


The JPG file extension, also known as JPEG image, is a popular format for storing digital images. This file format is common because it takes up less space than other formats like TIFF and BMP. The JPEG image is created by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) which was established in 1986. They are responsible for developing the JPEG File Interchange Format (JFIF). The JFIF was then used to create a Joint Photographic Experts Group standard in 1992 that defines the compression method for this file format.

Full Name JPEG Image
Developer Joint Photographic Experts Group
Category Raster Image Files

DDS File Type


DDS file is a document file used in the DirectDraw subsystem of the Windows operating system with graphical applications. The ".DDS" extension is used to designate these files with a 8.3 naming convention. The DDS file contains a surface with one, two, or four channels of 32-bit color data.

Full Name DirectDraw Surface
Developer Microsoft
Category Raster Image Files

Software, that convert JPG files


The list contains a list of dedicated software for converting JPG and DDS files. The list may also include programs that support JPG files and allow you to save them with different file extensions.


JPG to DDS Converters

  • XnConvert
  • XnView
  • 2 JPG to DDS converters

JPG and DDS conversions