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HDS file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .hds file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .hds file?
  • What program do I need to open a .hds file?
  • How can the .hds file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .hds files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Parallels Desktop Hard Disk Image

HDS file is Parallels Desktop Hard Disk Image. Parallels Desktop is a software solution for creating and running virtual machines inside a virtual environment on a host computer.
Category: Disk Image files
Application: Parallels Desktop
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
HDS aliases:
HDS related links:
HDS related extensions:
Parallels Desktop Configuration File

Parallels Desktop Machine Bundle

Parallels Desktop Hard Disk Info

Parallels Desktop Compressed Virtual Machine

Other types of files may also use the .hds file extension.

🚫 The .hds file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bds, dhs, ds, gds, hcs, hd, hdc, hde, hdw, hdx, hdz, hes, hfs, hrs, hs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

WinUAE Compressed HDD Image
TestComplete Project
Cadcorp SIS Base Dataset
Hollywood Script
HD Tach Benchmark Data
Adobe Photoshop Hue/Saturation Data
Highway Pursuit Game Data
Pasco DataStudio Data
Hudson Entertainment Sound
Nintendo DS ROM Image

🔴 Can't open a .hds file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .hds file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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