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Details of extension .rds

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .rds file?
  • Which program can create the .rds file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .rds format?
  • What can convert .rds files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .rds extension?
Ray Dream Studio Scene .rds file icon

Ray Dream Studio Scene

RDS file is a Ray Dream Studio Scene. Ray Dream Studio was a low-end 3D modeling software application. Initially developed by Ray Dream, Inc. in 1989-1991 for the Macintosh, it was acquired and upgraded over the course of mergers with Fractal Design and MetaCreations.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: DAZ 3D Bryce
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Lightwave 3D Object
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene in ASCII
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene
Rhino 3D Model
ArchiCAD 3D Model
O2C 3D Model
Autodesk Maya 3D Scene Data
Autodesk Maya 3D Project
Rhino 3D Visual Basic Script
WAsP v4 Roughness Description .rds file icon

WAsP v4 Roughness Description

RDS file is a WAsP v4 Roughness Description. WAsP (Wind Atlas Analysis and Application Program) is a PC program for predicting wind climates, wind resources and power productions from wind turbines and wind farms.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: WAsP
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WAsP Resource Grid
WAsP Resource Data
WAsP Project
WAsP Workspace
WAsP Observed Wind Climate
WAsP Regional Wind Climate
WAsP Terrain Map
WAsP Site Location Data
WAsP Roughness Rose Data

Other types of files may also use the .rds file extension. If you have helpful information about .rds extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

MAP Service Document
SPSS Raw Response Data
DAZ Studio ASCII Script
Electronic Data Sheets
Final Draft Secure Copy
SmartWare Scientific Graph Definition File
RandomControl Arion Scene
Reaction Data File
Survey Pro Road Alignment Data

The .rds filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

tds (1), rcs (1), rws (1), fds (1), rss (1), ds (1), rs (1), dds (1), rfs (1), rdz (1), rdw (1), rdc (1), rd (1), rxs (1), gds (1)

Can't open a .rds file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.rds

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