A DDS FileType plugin that allows Paint.NET to open and save the the some of formats introduced in DirectX 10 and later.   Note that a DDS file must be renamed to use the dds2 file extension before the plugin will load it. For example, if your DDS file is named File.dds you would rename it to File.dds2.   The supported formats include the BC1, BC2, BC3, BC4, BC5, BC6H and BC7 compressed formats and the A8R8G8B8, X8R8G8B8, A8B8G8R8, A1R5G5B5, A4R4G4B4 and R5G6B5 uncompres