What is a .KDS File And How To Open It – KD Player (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .kds extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .kds file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .KDS file?

The file extension .KDS is KD Player Skin File. The development of this file was done by KD Player. The format of this settings related file is zip.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .kds file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .KDS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .KDS file on various operating systems.

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .kds file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Notepad software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .KDS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Notepad software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .KDS file on Mac

To open the .kds file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple TextEdit software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .KDS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Apple TextEdit software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .KDS file?

If you cannot open the .KDS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .KDS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .kdz – Kaspersky Labs, .kdz – LG Electronics, .keb – Kaspersky Labs, .kelgfile – bestXsoftware, .kes – Kurzweil Educational Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .KDS file with the Microsoft Notepad program on Windows and Apple TextEdit program on Mac.