Textures saved in DDS format (DirectDraw surface) can be exported to any other common bitmap format, including PNG. This is usually done with a dedicated conversion utility (for example DDS Converter), but may also be done with some graphics editors like Photoshop with a proper plugin installed.
Convert DirectDraw surface data to Portable Network Graphic.
We have found 6 software records in our database eligible for .dds to .png file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dds to png on Windows
Adobe Photoshop is great photography editing software that offers numerous features, powerful tools and other breakthrough capabilities to offer their users maximum performance for image editing.
The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.
Convert from dds file
to png file
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned dds to png. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A 3D modeling tool, 3D-Coat is the one application that has all the tools you need to take your 3D idea from a block of digital clay all the way to a production ready, fully textured organic or hard surface model.
Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for Windows platform. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. An active and growing online community provides friendly help, tutorials, and plugins.
DDS Converter is a free image converter for DirectDraw Surface (DDS) image files, it can help you to easily convert DDS images to other common image formats, such as JPG/JPEG, BMP, PNG and TIF/TIFF format. It can support batch conversion. In addition, this software also provides DDS image viewing function, before you begin the conversion, you can open and view the image content, that is to say, you can use it as a DDS image viewer.
Multiplatform software - convert dds to png on any platform
A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).
XnConvert is batch image processor for Windows, Apple Mac OS X and Linux that is compatible with 500 picture image file formats. It includes metadata editing features, transformation and adjustment effects, filters etc.