.dds to .psd - possible?

Discussion in 'RACE 07 Mods' started by Nick Deeley, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. Nick Deeley

    Nick Deeley

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    Hi,

    Is it possible to convert a .dds file to .psd file with layers?

    If so, how?
     
  2. Günthar Rowe

    Günthar Rowe

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    in photoshop, just use save as and you will get a RGB/R/G/B/Alpha channeled .psd (Alpha only on a DXT 3 or DXT 5 .dds)

    then go wild with layers....
     
  3. Nick Deeley

    Nick Deeley

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    But the .dds is a flat file. Saving it as a .psd just makes a .psd with a flat file.
     
  4. Günthar Rowe

    Günthar Rowe

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    well, yes, there is no way that I know to easily convert any type of texture/image into a layered file. All you can do is to manually extract it in to layers yourself.
     
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