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.DCS File Extension

File TypeDesktop Color Separation File

DeveloperQuark Software
Popularity
3.0 (3 Votes)
CategoryVector Image Files
FormatN/A

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

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.

More Information

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

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Programs that open DCS files
Windows
QuarkXpress
Adobe Photoshop CC 2017
Adobe Illustrator CC 2017
Adobe InDesign CC 2017
Mac
QuarkXpress
Adobe Photoshop CC 2017
Adobe Illustrator CC 2017
Adobe InDesign CC 2017
Updated 4/14/2009

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