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the RDS file extension!

rds file icon.rds - Ray Dream 3D animation file

rds file icon.rds - Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services data source file

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RDS file extension - WAsP 4 roughness description file

What is rds file? How to open rds files?

File type specification:

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The RDS file extension is associated with the WAsP version 4. The site-specific roughness description file contains the roughness rose for a site, i.e. sector-wise specifications of the roughness lengths and roughness changes, as well as user-specified correction factors for wind speed and correction angles for wind direction for each sector.

The default software associated to rds file type:

Wind Energy Division at Risø DTU, Denmark logo WAsP  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Wind Energy Division at Risø DTU, Denmark

WAsP is a PC program for predicting wind climates, wind resources and power productions from wind turbines and wind farms. The predictions are based on wind data measured at stations in the same region. The program includes a complex terrain flow model, a roughness change model and a model for sheltering obstacles.

Help how to open RDS files:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to open this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not meant to be opened or viewed directly. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

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How to convert file with extension RDS:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

List of software applications associated to the .rds file extension

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Software that open rds file - WAsP 4 roughness description file

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