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Details of extension .pds

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .pds file?
  • Which program can create the .pds file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .pds format?
  • What can convert .pds files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pds extension?
Planetary Data System Image .pds file icon

Planetary Data System Image

PDS file is a Planetary Data System Image. PDS file format is a NASA format for storing astronomical images. The Planetary Data System (PDS) is an archive of data products from NASA planetary missions, which is sponsored by the NASA Office of Space Science.
Category: Graphic files
Application: NASA PDS Tool
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-pds
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Drawing
Computer Graphics Metafile
Corel Photo-Paint Image
Windows Custom Cursor
Dr. Halo Bitmap Image
PLDasm Source .pds file icon

PLDasm Source

PDS file is a PLDasm Source. PLDasm is a logic compiler, estimator, and functional simulator that runs under PLDshell Plus. PLDshell Plus is a software package used to develop hardware programming files for Simple Programmable Logic Devices.
Category: Development files
Application: PLDshell
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Assembly Source Code
C Source Code
C++ Source Code
Visual C++ Dialog
Microsoft Visual Studio Workspace Options
Visual C# .NET Class
Visual Studio Resource Script

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Ovation Pro Style Sheet
DAZ Studio ASCII Script
Binutils Linker Script
OpenDocument Spreadsheet
CYANA Pseudocontact Shift Restraint File
Paradox Database
Windows Live Photo Gallery Information
Lizard Safeguard PDF Security Protected PDF
Pathology Data Exchange File

The .pds filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pfs (1), pdz (1), pdw (1), pde (1), pd (1), pxs (1), ods (1), pvs (1), ds (1), psd (1), prs (1), pes (1), pdx (1), pdq (1), pdc (1)

Can't open a .pds file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pds

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