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4DS file format description

Many people share .4ds files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .4ds file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .4ds files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.4ds - 4D Database Data Segment

4DS file is a 4D Database Data Segment. 4th Dimension (4D) is a relational database management system and IDE.

.4ds file format description:
4DS format description not yet available
4th Dimension
Data files
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4D Database Data Segment related extensions:
4D User Forms Data
4D Database Structure Data
4D Database Compiled Structure
4D Database Data File
4D Database Search Document
4D Database Log

Naturally, other applications may also use the .4ds file extension. Even harmful programs can create .4ds files. Be especially cautious with .4ds files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .4ds file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .4ds file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

4dc, rds, ds, 4dx, tds, eds, 4ws

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

4D Database Compiled Structure
Electronic Data Sheets
4D Database Plug-in
Ray Dream Studio Scene
Macro Toolworks Data
Turbo Debugger Symbols

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