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Details of extension .dres

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dres file?
  • Which program can create the .dres file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dres format?
  • What can convert .dres files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dres extension?
Delphi Compiled Resource .dres file icon

Delphi Compiled Resource

DRES file is a Delphi Compiled Resource. Embarcadero Delphi is an integrated development environment (IDE) for console, desktop graphical, web, and mobile applications. This extension is used when you add a resource to a project, such as an icon or image. The .dres file is only used at link time.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Embarcadero Delphi
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .dres file extension. If you have helpful information about .dres extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .dres filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

des (1), fres (1), dre (1), res (1), drs (1)

Can't open a .dres file?

If you want to open a .dres file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .dres association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dres

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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