File Extension Library

.DSR File Extension

  • Developer by: Activision
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .DSR file?

.DSR file extension is created by Activision. .DSR has been classified as Game Files. The format of .DSR file is Text.

.DSR is Modern Warfare 3 Dedicated Server Recipe File

Server recipe created and used by Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (CODMW3), a first-person shooter game that features political war gameplay; contains a set of match rules that are assigned to a specific map featured on a CODMW3 dedicated server.

A DSR file is used along with a .DSPL file to configure game rules of a CODMW3 dedicated server. You can open and edit the DSPL file with a text editor such as WordPad or Notepad, however, if you edit a recipe file during a session the changes will occur in the next map.

NOTE: Default DSR files, such as Team Deathmatch, Drop Zone, and Domination, for the Steam version of CODMW3 are located in the Modern Warfare 3 directory in the "admin" folder.

List of all softwares that can open the Modern Warfare 3 Dedicated Server Recipe File
Activision Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

How to Open .DSR file on different platforms

Open .DSR File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DSR
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DSR file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DSR files" Press "Ok"

Open .DSR File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DSR file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DSR File on Linux

Right click on the .DSR file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DSR File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DSR file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DSR File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DSR files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DSR files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DSR files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DSR file format
  2. You need to check the .DSR file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)