.dcs

File Type Generic IconDesktop Color Separation File
File Format Standard (developed by Quark Software)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Color-separated .EPS file; often saved as a collection of files, one for each color; the individual files are used as "plates" for printing individual colors of an image; allows colors to be separated properly before being sent to the printer.

The DCS format was created by Quark, but is also supported by several Adobe applications.

Open With
Windows

IconQuarkXpress

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Illustrator

macOS

IconQuarkXpress

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Illustrator

Updated 2007
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