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What applications can I use to create *.dds files(DirectDraw Surface) under Windows?

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Microsoft lists tools such as the DirectX Texture Editor (Dxtex.exe) and the Texture Conversion Tool (Texconv.exe).

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Thanks, DxTex.exe helped me. –  geotavros Mar 15 '11 at 22:45

I used to like this free one from nVidia:

http://developer.nvidia.com/object/photoshop_dds_plugins.html

You might want to dig info here as well:

http://developer.nvidia.com/object/nv_texture_tools.html

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There is a plugin for Gimp gimp-dds wich allows you to read and write DDS files easily.

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