What is DDS file?
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.
DDS Format details
|Full Name||DirectDraw Surface|
|Category||Raster Image Files|
Software, that convert DDS files
The easiest way to convert a DDS file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle DDS files. Open your DDS file with one of them and save in another file format.
- FPS Creator
- Need for Speed SHIFT
- Battlefield 1942
- Stronghold 3