.QDS File Extension

Windows Directory Query File

Developer Microsoft
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What is a QDS file?

Saved search file created in Microsoft Windows' "My Network Places;" contains the search criteria and scope information for searching folders and files in Active Directory, a centralized permissions management program.

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QDS files are used for reopening searches, as well as sharing Active Directory searches with other users.

NOTE: Windows 7 uses .SEARCH-MS files to save local Windows Explorer searches.

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