Textures saved in DDS format (DirectDraw surface) can be exported to any other common bitmap format, perhaps including the TrueVision TarGA format (.tga). This is usually done with some dedicated conversion utility, but may also be done with some graphics editors like Photoshop with a proper plugin installed.
Convert DirectDraw surface data to Truevision TarGA bitmap image.
We found 3 software records in the database related to .dds to .tga file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dds to tga on Windows
A 3D modeling tool
Convert from dds file format
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 tga. 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.
One of the best bitmap graphic editing program
Multiplatform software - convert dds to tga on any platform
Cross-platform batch image transcoder compatible with 500 picture image formats