.CDS File Extension

Computer Systems Odessa
File Type:
ConceptDraw SlideShow

Having trouble opening .cds extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cds files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cds files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CDS file?

Cds file extension has ConceptDraw SlideShow file type, developed by Computer Systems Odessa, which is associated with the "vector image files" category.

ConceptDraw PRO is a program for creating business illustrations. It is also possible to created slideshows with it, which are saved in files with the .CDS extension. They include a slideshow that helps to visualize the business plan with various flowcharts, diagrams, or drawings. As long as you have a CDS file in place, you can open the corresponding .CDD document immediately using the Presentation mode by clicking twice on the .CDS file.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cds file icon
Computer Systems Odessa
File Type:
ConceptDraw SlideShow
Vector Image Files

How to open CDS file?

Double click the cds file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cds extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cds extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cds file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CDS files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cds file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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