What is a .DS File And How To Open It – Furcadia (Simple Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .ds extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .ds file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .DS file?

The .DS file extension comes from Furcadia DragonSpeak File. The creator of this file extension is Furcadia. This game related file is in text format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .ds file on 1 platform.

How to open a .DS file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .DS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .DS file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .ds file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Furcadia software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Furcadia software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Furcadia software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .DS file?

If you are still unable to open the .DS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .DS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ds – DAZ Productions, .ds – LMMS. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .DS file with the Furcadia program on Windows.