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.DSF File Extension

File Type 1Delusion Digital Sound File

3.8 (13 Votes)
CategoryAudio Files


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

What is a DSF file?

Digital audio sample used to create sounds for .DMF tracker modules.

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Programs that open DSF files
StormSky RainbowPlayer
MODPlug Player
Updated 2006

File Type 2DAZ Studio Asset File

DeveloperDAZ Productions
3.6 (7 Votes)
Category3D Image Files


This file is saved in a zipped format. You can view the contents by unzipping it with a file decompression program.

.DSF File Association 2

3D modeling file format introduced with DAZ Studio 4 modeling software; may contain character, pose, shaping, shader, materials, or other data for a model created in the software; used for exchanging DAZ model information with other 3D modeling programs that support the DSF format.

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DSF files use JSON formatting so that the files are human readable and easily exchangeable. DSF files may also incorporate .ZIP compression and therefore not be in a plain text JSON format (the compression option is specified by the user in the DAZ Studio save dialog). Compressed DSF files have a significantly reduced file size, since JSON text compresses at high ratios.

NOTE: Compressed DSF files can be decompressed with any Zip-compatible utility.

Programs that open DSF files
Updated 2/23/2012

File Type 3Dramatica Pro Project

DeveloperWrite Brothers
3.5 (2 Votes)
CategorySettings Files


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

.DSF File Association 3

A DSF file is a document created by Dramatica Pro, a Windows program used by writers to brainstorm and organize stories. It contains a story project, which includes the title, author, plot progression, story theme(s), characters, and character relationships.

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Screenshot of a .dsf file in Write Brothers Dramatica Pro 5

DSF file open in Write Brothers Dramatica Pro 5

The DSF file is the main file type associated with Dramatica Pro. When you start a new story and save it, the program creates the DSF file to save the contents of the story. You can create a DSF file by selecting File → Save.

Dramatica Pro is available only for Windows. However, there is a macOS version called Dramatica Story Expert. Dramatica Pro is designed to help you piece together your story by defining your overall storyline, characters, character relationships, and themes. It also comes with brainstorming tools, a story engine for generating a storyline, and a casting tool to add characters.

Dramatica Story Expert saves projects in the .DR5 file instead of the DSF file. However, if you want to open a DSF file in Dramatica Story Expert you can rename the ".dsf" extension to the ".dr5" extension.

Programs that open DSF files
Updated 3/9/2017

File Type 4Designer File

2.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryVector Image Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.DSF File Association 4

File created by Corel Designer, a drawing program previously owned by Micrografx; contains a vector graphic, which may include text, raster images, and drawn objects; used to create illustrations, such as company logos, marketing materials, and other print and digital graphics.

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NOTE: Designer files use the .DES extension in newer versions of Corel Designer, which is now offered as an application in Corel DESIGNER Graphics Suite.

Programs that open DSF files
Updated 4/22/2010

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