DDS to XWD - Convert image online

Conversion Results:
# Output File Source File Action

Steps:

1. Click "Choose Files" button to select multiple files on your computer. You can also click the dropdown button to choose online file from URL, Google Drive or Dropbox. Image file size can be up to 200M.

2. Set target image format, image quality and image size. You can use the original image size or select "Change width and height" option and enter customized image size. The format is [width]x[height], for example: 1920x1080. Image quality option only works on a few image formats such as JPG, WEBP or AVIF etc. The value ranges from 1 (lowest image quality and highest compression) to 100 (best quality but least effective compression). If this value is blank, the converter will use the estimated quality of your input image if it can be determined, otherwise 92. The target image format can be JPG, PNG, TIFF, GIF, HEIC, BMP, PS, PSD, WEBP, TGA, DDS, EXR, J2K, PNM or SVG etc.

3. Click "Convert Now!" button to start batch conversion. It will automatically retry another server if one failed, please be patient while converting. The output files will be listed in the "Conversion Results" section. Click icon to show file QR code or save file to online storage services such as Google Drive or Dropbox.

DDS vs XWD:
Name DDS XWD
Full name Microsoft Direct Draw Surface X Windows System Window Dump
File extension .dds .xwd
MIME image/vnd.ms-dds image/x-xwindowdump
Developed by Microsoft X Window System
Type of format Texture files Image file formats
Introduction The DirectDraw Surface container file format (uses the filename extension DDS), is a Microsoft format for storing data compressed with the proprietary S3 Texture Compression (S3TC) algorithm, which can be decompressed in hardware by GPUs. In the X Window System, the program xwd (X Window dump) captures the content of a screen or of a window and optionally saves it into a file.
Technical details The DirectDraw Surface format is useful for storing graphical textures and cubic environment maps as a data file, both compressed and uncompressed. The Microsoft Windows file extension for this data format is '.dds'. xwd runs in one of two ways: if a user specifies the whole screen or the name or identifier of a window as an argument, the program captures the content of the window; otherwise, it changes the shape of the cursor and waits for the user to click in a window, whose content is then captured.
Associated programs Adobe Photoshop GIMP, ImageMagick, Netpbm, XnView
Sample file sample.dds sample.xwd
Wikipedia DDS on Wikipedia XWD on Wikipedia