DirectDraw surface files (*.dds) can be created from any bitmap/raster sources, including the PNG format. This is used for creating new textures, mainly for gaming purposes.
Convert Portable Network Graphic to DirectDraw surface data.
We have found 4 software records in our database eligible for .png to .dds file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert png to dds on Windows
A free photo and image editor
Convert from png 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 png to dds. 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
Multiplatform software - convert png to dds on any platform
Cross-platform batch image transcoder compatible with 500 picture image formats
A popular utility for viewing and converting graphic files