File Extension Library

.RDS File Extension

  • Developer by: DAZ Productions
  • Category: 3D Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .RDS files and how to open them?

Can't open .RDS file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .RDS file.

What is a .RDS file extension?

.RDS file extension is created by DAZ Productions. .RDS has been classified as 3D Image Files. The format of .RDS file is Binary.

.RDS is Ray Dream Studio Scene File

3D scene created by Ray Dream Studio, an older 3D drawing and animation program originally developed by MetaCreations; contains three-dimensional objects and animation settings; supports lighting, textures, shading, and other effects.

Ray Dream Studio was developed primarily in the 1990s and is no longer supported. MetaCreations was purchased by Eovia and then by DAZ Productions, who provides some software products that can import the RDS format.

List of all softwares that can open the Ray Dream Studio Scene File
DAZ 3D DAZ Studio 4
DAZ 3D Bryce 7 Pro

How to fix problems with .RDS files

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