How to open a file with .DDS extension?

File Type : FPS Creator Texture (The Game Creators Ltd.)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .DDS file

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What is .DDS file extension?

Raster image format used by Microsoft DirectX to store textures and environments; can store compressed and uncompressed pixel formats; sometimes used for storing Windows desktop backgrounds or wallpapers; also used for texturing video game unit models.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open DDSfiles:

  • File Viewer Lite
  • Windows Texture Viewer
  • NVIDIA Texture Tools
  • NVIDIA DDS Thumbnail Viewer
  • Microsoft DirectX Texture Editor
  • dotPDN paint.net
  • XnViewMP
  • DXTBmp
  • ideaMK DDS Viewer
  • IrfanView with IrfanView Formats plugin
  • Adobe Photoshop with NVIDIA DDS plugin
  • GIMP with DDS plugin
  • Crytek Crysis
  • XnViewMP
  • XnViewMP