3DS file extension

3DS file could be opened by special software. There are 2 file's types and each of them could be opened by different software. Download recommended software to open desired file format.

How to open 3DS file

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File type:
3D Studio Scene
Developer:
Autodesk
Category:
3D image files

Autodesk 3D Studio three-dimensional graphics format file with mesh information, material attributes, bitmap references, smoothing group information, viewport settings, camera locations and lighting data. This file can also store object animation information. 3DS files are made up of blocks of information which are called "chunks" and store an ID and length description. Chunks contain shapes, lighting and viewing data which together used for representing the entire three-dimensional scene. MAX format is now used instead of 3DS format, and 3D Studio is now called 3ds Max.

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File type:
Nintendo 3DS ROM
Category:
Game files

Nintendo 3DS handheld console system emulation applications (for example Citra and TronDS) game file with a copy of the information from an original game cartridge that may be played on a PC.

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