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File Type 1Kingsoft Design Science Equation File

DeveloperKingsoft
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CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Settings file used by WPS Office (previously known as Kingsoft Office), an office suite which includes the Writer, Spreadsheets, and Presentation applications; stores the settings for the Design Science Equation Editor, which includes the window size, interface style, and zoom magnification.

More Information

The DSC file is referenced by the Equation Editor which is available in the Writer, Spreadsheets, and Presentation application's ribbons. It allows the editor to be reopened by users and resume the same settings, such as the zoom magnification of the window and the size of the window that it was set to when it was previously opened.

Program(s) that open .DSC files
Updated 8/4/2015

File Type 2Nikon Disk Identification File

DeveloperNikon
Popularity
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CategoryMisc Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Contains information about photos taken with a Nikon digital camera (such as a CoolPix camera); saved on the memory card along with the image files; typically only a few kilobytes in size since it does not contain any image data.

More Information

DSC files may be hidden on the card since they are referenced by Nikon's digital camera software and not meant to be opened manually.

NOTE: Many digital cameras save photos with filenames beginning with "DSC," but these image files typically have a .JPG extension.

Program(s) that open .DSC files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Nikon ViewNX
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Nikon ViewNX
Updated 12/7/2007

File Type 3Debian Source Control File

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryData Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Source file created for Debian, a free operating system; contains data describing the other files in the source package; formatted as a single paragraph consisting of a series of fields.

More Information

The DSC file is produced by the dpkg-source tool when the source archive is built and is based on the other files in the source package. When unpacked, the DSC file is referenced against the other files and directories in the source package.

The DSC file is part of the Debian source package along with an upstream tar ball file with the .TAR.GZ extension and any other files created for the Debian package. A source package is created with the dpkg-build package tool.

Program(s) that open .DSC files
Updated 10/1/2013

File Type 4Celestia Deep Space Catalog File

DeveloperCelestia Development Team
Popularity
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CategoryData Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Data file used by Celestia, a free application used for simulating 3D visualizations of the universe; saves information about deep space entities, such as nebulas and galaxies; provides location and drawing information to the program.

Program(s) that open .DSC files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Celestia
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Celestia
Linux LogoLinux
Celestia
Updated 6/30/2011

File Type 5Text Description File

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryText Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Plain text file used by various software applications to store description information; may describe an associated software application like a readme file; may also contain data parameters or other types of plain text information.

Program(s) that open .DSC files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Microsoft Notepad
Other text editor
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Apple TextEdit
Other text editor
Updated 1/16/2012