Quickly introduced in
What's new in 9.2 ? (4/11/2021)
but better integrated since
What's new in 9.3 ? (09/08/2022)
, the DDS transcoding for images is a features of Smode that can help you to optimize the loading speed and video Ram of your show.
the supported format are BMP, HDR, JPG, PNG, PSD, TGA
Right click on a image file in the
Where you can find all your content media
to convert it into DDS
The Format setting allows you to have different level of alpha.
The compression quality allows you to balance between better quality or faster transcoding speed.
Generating the Mipmaps when transcoding allow to have even faster loading time.
Another way to convert image in DDS is to use: nvidia-texture-tools-exporter