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.DCS File Extension

File TypeDesktop Color Separation File

DeveloperQuark Software
2.5 (4 Votes)
CategoryVector Image Files

What is a DCS file?

Color-separated .EPS file; often saved as a collection of files, one for each color; the individual files are used as "plates" for printing individual colors of an image; allows colors to be separated properly before being sent to the printer.

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The DCS format was created by Quark, but is also supported by several Adobe applications.

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Programs that open DCS files

Updated 4/14/2009

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