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QDS file extension

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

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

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

✅ Windows Directory Query File

QDS file is a Windows Directory Query File. After the directory search is configured, save it by clicking Save Search on the File menu. Note that your search is saved as a .qds file, and this saved search can now be distributed by e-mail, profiles, or other distribution method.
Category: Other files
Application: Microsoft Windows
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
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Other types of files may also use the .qds file extension.

🚫 The .qds file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ds, qcs, qd, qd5, qdc, qdw, qdx, qdz, qes, qfs, qrs, qs, qsd, qss, qvs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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🔴 Can't open a .qds 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 .qds 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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