Textures saved in DDS format (DirectDraw surface) can be exported to any other common bitmap format, including TIFF format (.tif, .tiff). 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 Aldus Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) bitmap image.
We have found 5 software records in our database eligible for .dds to .tif file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dds to tif on Windows
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.
Convert from dds file
to tif file
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 tif. 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.
GIMP is a free graphic and photo editor used to photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. GIMP is able to expand its features with plug-ins and extensions.
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 tif 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.