The File Extensions Database

.DSG File Extension

  • Developer by: Simon Howard
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DSG file?

.DSG is Doom Saved Game

Save file created and used by Chocolate Doom, a fan-made version of the Windows 95 Doom; contains saved game progress, which includes the game version, game skill, episode of the game, current level, time since the level began, amount of possessed armor, armor type, attained powers and weapons, whether the player is alive, dead, or respawning, and other game information.

NOTE: There are six slots available for saved games and each slot uses a DSG file that is numbered from 0 to 5. The file is named doomsave[slot number].dsg.

Programs that open Doom Saved Game
Chocolate Doom
Chocolate Doom
File Type 2 Stitch Era Design File
Developer by: Sierra Technology Group Category: Vector Image Files

A DSG file contains an embroidery design created by Sierra Stitch Era, a program used to design embroideries stitched with a sewing machine. It stores a vector design that has been drawn from scratch or a scanned image. DSG files also include advanced stitch information, such as fill patterns and thread colors.

You can create a DSG file in Stitch Era by selecting File → New or New from the toolbar, and then clicking File → Save. You can open a DSG file in Stitch Era by selecting File → Open or Open from the toolbar.

Programs that open Stitch Era Design File
Sierra Stitch Era
File Type 3 Control Studio Document
Developer by: New Wave Concepts Category: CAD Files Format: Binary

File created by Control Studio, a program used to simulate and prototype electronic systems; stores electronic components and connections on a design canvas; may also store written text and images; used for saving and loading designs, which can be simulated in the software.

The Control Studio Gallery window contains electronic components for inputs, processes, amplifiers, drivers, outputs, and measures. Users can select components from within these categories and place them on the design canvas.

Programs that open Control Studio Document
New Wave Concepts Control Studio
File Type 4 Decker Saved Game
Developer by: Shawn Overcash Category: Game Files Format: Binary

File saved by Decker, a game where players assume the role of a hacker that breaks into corporate computers; contains game information such as accepted and completed jobs and inventories; used for storing game progress.

NOTE: The Decker program is no longer available to download.

How to solve problems with DSG files

  • Associate the DSG file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DSG file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DSG files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DSG 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 .DSG is Doom Saved Game. Because only the current version supports the latest DSG file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Simon Howard manufacturer website after an available .DSG is Doom Saved Game update.
  • To make sure that your DSG file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.