The File Extensions Database

.DPG File Extension

  • Developer by: MoonShell
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DPG file?

.DPG is Nintendo DS Movie File

Video container format used for playing movie files on the Nintendo DS portable gaming device; may be converted from other video formats to DPG using MoonShell or another converter program.

Can be played on the Nintendo DS by transferring the DPG file to a DS-compatible GameBoy Advance card. May also be played back on a PC using supporting player.

NOTE: Several programs can be used for converting standard video files to the DPG format, including dpg4x and DPG Converter. However, to play a DPG file in Windows, use the dpgshow.exe program included with the Moonshell download.

Programs that open Nintendo DS Movie File
4Media DPG Converter
Aiseesoft DPG Converter
Aiseesoft DPG Converter for Mac

How to solve problems with DPG files

  • Associate the DPG file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DPG file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DPG files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DPG file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .DPG is Nintendo DS Movie File. Because only the current version supports the latest DPG file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the MoonShell manufacturer website after an available .DPG is Nintendo DS Movie File update.
  • To make sure that your DPG file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.