DDS to PNG Converter
Select files for conversion or just drag and drop them to the upload area
How to convert DDS files to PNG online?
Click "Choose File" button to select a dds file on your computer. DDS file size can be up to 50 Mb.
Convert DDS to PNG
Click "Convert" button to start conversion.
Download your PNG
When the conversion process is complete, you can download the PNG file.
- First you need to add file for conversion: drag and drop your DDS file or click the "Choose File" button. Then click the "Convert" button. When DDS to PNG conversion is completed, you can download your PNG file.
- Image conversion is pretty fast. You can change DDS to PNG in a few seconds.
- Of course! We delete uploaded files immediately, and converted ones after 24 hours. No one has access to your files. File conversion (including DDS to PNG) is absolutely safe.
- Yes, you can use AnyConv on any operating system that has a web browser. Our DDS to PNG converter works online and does not require software installation.
Information about DDS and PNG file formats
|Full name||DDS - Microsoft Direct Draw Surface||PNG - Portable Network Graphics|
|Developed by||Microsoft||PNG Development Group|
|Type of format||texture files||lossless bitmap image format|
|Description||The DirectDraw Surface container file format (uses the filename extension DDS), is a Microsoft format for storing data compressed with the proprietary S3 Texture Compression (S3TC) algorithm, which can be decompressed in hardware by GPUs.||Portable Network Graphics (PNG) is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression. PNG was created as an improved, non-patented replacement for Graphics Interchange Format (GIF), and is the most used lossless image compression format on the Internet. PNG itself does not support animation at all. MNG is an extension to PNG that does; it was designed by members of the PNG Group.|
|Technical details||The DirectDraw Surface format is useful for storing graphical textures and cubic environment maps as a data file, both compressed and uncompressed. The Microsoft Windows file extension for this data format is '.dds'.||PNG supports palette-based images (with palettes of 24-bit RGB or 32-bit RGBA colors), grayscale images (with or without alpha channel), and full-color non-palette-based RGB[A] images (with or without alpha channel). PNG was designed for transferring images on the Internet, not for professional-quality print graphics, and therefore does not support non-RGB color spaces such as CMYK.|
|File conversion||DDS conversion||PNG conversion|
|Associated programs||Adobe Photoshop||Adobe Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro, the GIMP, GraphicConverter, Helicon Filter, ImageMagick, Inkscape, IrfanView, Pixel image editor, Paint.NET, Xara Photo & Graphic Designer.|
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