Some embroidery programs still support the old TAP embroidery format and can convert some of the more modern formats - like the DST - to it. Several software available for all platforms should be able to handle this conversion.
Convert Tajima Embroidery format to Happy embroidery design file.
We have found 4 software records in our database eligible for .dst to .tap file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dst to tap on Windows
An easy embroidery and apparel decoration design software
Convert from dst 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 dst to tap. 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.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert dst to tap on OS X
Converter for embroidery designes
Multiplatform software - convert dst to tap on any platform
Advanced version of the popular Embroidermodder
An embroidery editor and converter