File Extension Library

.FDS File Extension

  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .FDS file?

.FDS file extension has been classified as Game Files. The format of .FDS file is Binary

.FDS is Nintendo FDS ROM

Game file used by emulation software for the Nintendo Family Computer Disk System (also called Famicom Disk System); saves a copy of the original game cartridge data; allows the game to be played on a PC with supporting emulators.

FCEUX can play FDS ROMs if you have the FDS BIOS file loaded (disksys.rom).

List of all softwares that can open the Nintendo FDS ROM
File Type 2 FME Custom Format File
Developer by: Safe Software Category: GIS Files Format: Binary

GIS data file created by FME Desktop, a suite of spatial ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) applications; stores transformed spatial data in a custom format; used for exporting custom data sets that can be imported through FME Desktop's Reader Gallery component.

FDS files can be exported in FME Workbench (an application included with FME Desktop) by selecting File → Export As Custom Format....

List of all softwares that can open the FME Custom Format File
Safe Software FME Desktop
File Type 3 Final Draft Secure Copy
Developer by: Final Draft Category: Text Files

Script created with Final Draft screenwriting software and saved as a "Secure Copy;" similar to a regular Final Draft document (.FDR file), but cannot be edited.

FDS files can be opened by Final Draft 5 or later as well as Final Draft Viewer 5.03 or later.

List of all softwares that can open the Final Draft Secure Copy
Final Draft
Final Draft Viewer
Final Draft
Final Draft Viewer

How to Open .FDS file on different platforms

Open .FDS File on Windows

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

Open .FDS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FDS 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 .FDS File on Linux

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

Open .FDS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FDS 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 .FDS 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 .FDS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FDS files

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