FDS file format description

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

5 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fds - Final Draft Secure Copy

The FDS document files are related to Final Draft. The FDS file is a Final Draft Secure Copy. Final Draft is a screenwriting software for writing and formatting a screenplay to meet the screenplay submission standards set by the theater and film industry.

Final Draft
Document files
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Final Draft Secure Copy related extensions:
Microsoft Visio Template
Gargoyle Story Document
TeeChart Chart Template
Capella XML Music Score
FORTE Template Document
UTF-8 Encoded Text File

.fds - JetForm FormFlow Data

The FDS data files are related to JetForm FormFlow. The FDS file is a JetForm FormFlow Data. JetForm FormFlow is a comprehensive business form and workflow automation tool. The JetForm FormFlow seems to be no longer supported.

JetForm FormFlow
Data files
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JetForm FormFlow Data related extensions:
Adobe Acrobat Bookmark XML Data
Vim Script
PSML Page Definition
Scream Tracker 3 Data
Turbo-BrainVoyager Data
Cal3D XML Mesh Data

.fds - FME Desktop Format Data

The FDS data files are related to FME Desktop. The FDS file is an FME Desktop Format Data. FME Desktop is a flexible and powerful spatial ETL toolset used by thousands of GIS Professionals worldwide to quickly translate, transform, integrate data.

FME Desktop
Data files
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FME Desktop Format Data related extensions:
CryENGINE Character Animation List Data
REScheck Data
ListViewGenerator Data
XTreeGold Overlay Data
DNASTAR Lasergene Multi-Seq Data
StreamAction Script

.fds - Fire Dynamics Simulator Data

The FDS data files are related to Fire Dynamics Simulator. The FDS file is a Fire Dynamics Simulator Data. Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) is a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) model of fire-driven fluid flow.

Fire Dynamics Simulator
Data files
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Fire Dynamics Simulator Data related extensions:
Case CATalyst ViaVoice Voice Data
Actuate Analytics Cube Profile
E-Prime E-Studio 2.x Package File
BMC Remedy AR System Server Saved Search
Optical Character Verification Data
VTales Store Visualizer External Library

.fds - NES FDS Image

The FDS data files are related to fwNES. The FDS file is a NES FDS Image. The Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) is a popular 8bit game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo. The fwNES seems to be no longer supported.

Data files
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NES FDS Image related extensions:
Cakewalk Sonar Groove Quantize Data
3K3Y IRD File
iMesh Skin
Calyx Point Prospect Data
HelpSmith Dictionary Data

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

Can't open a .fds 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 .fds file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bds, cds, dds, dfs, ds, eds, fcs, fd, fdc, fde, fdw, fdx, fdz, fes, ffs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Final Draft Document

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