NDS File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open a NDS file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .NDS files.
What is a NDS file?
NDS is an acronym that stands for Nintendo Dual Screen. The Nintendo Dual Screen is a game system released by the Nintendo Company. The game system features two separate screens and a stylus that allows users a "touch screen" interaction when playing the DS video games.
Files with the .nds extension are computer files that have been encoded to enable the DS game file to be played on a user's PC. The NDS file contains images of the ROM Flash Data that is inside the Nintendo DS came cartridge and the file is then played on a computer using a Nintendo DS emulator.
How to open NDS files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension NDS for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different NDS openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension NDS
While we know of one file format using the .NDS file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .NDS file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of NDS files. Remember, different programs may use NDS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.