The *.mds file extension is related to the Microsoft DirectX API used by computer games and multimedia apps.
There are 2 other file types using
the MDS file extension!
.mds - Alcohol 120% Image file (media descriptor file) format [common]
.mds - SeeYou raster map
Software that works with mds file extension
MDS file extension - DirectX Mid2stream file
What is mds file? How to open mds files?
File type specification:
mds file icon:
The MDS file extension file extension is associated with the DirectX suite of application programming interfaces used by multimedia applications and video games in Microsoft Windows operating system. The .mds file contains Mid2stream data.
The default software associated to mds file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft DirectX is set of application interfaces for Microsoft Windows used by multimedia applications, games and videos. It contains DirectDraw, Direct3D, Direct2D, DirectSound, DirectMusic, DirectInput and other components. The DirectX standard is supported by a wide variety of consumer and workstation-class graphics software and hardware solutions.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .mds file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open mds file, edit mds file, convert mds file, view mds file, play mds file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others mds file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mds file - DirectX Mid2stream file
Click on the software link for more information about DirectX. DirectX uses mds file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).