Photoshop *.DDS files support — intel plugin

Intel® Texture Works Plugin for Photoshop*

Intel has extended Photoshop* to take advantage of the latest image compression methods (BCn/DXT) via plugin. The purpose of this plugin is to provide a tool for artists to access superior compression results at optimized compression speeds within Photoshop*.


Getting Started (Installation)

  1. Close Photoshop
  2. Download the file and expand it on your local computer
  3. Copy the desired plugin from either of the following unzipped folders
    • …/IntelTextureWorks_1.0.4\Plugins\x64\IntelTextureWorks.8bi
    • …/IntelTextureWorks_1.0.4\Plugins\Win32\IntelTextureWorks.8bi
  4. Paste the plugin into the appropriate Photoshop Plugin folder
    • D:\Program Files\Adobe Photoshop CC 2014\Required\Plug-Ins\File Formats
    • D:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CS6 (64 Bit)\Plug-ins\File Formats
  5. Copy the cubemap scripts from:
    • …/IntelTextureWorks_1.0.4\PhotoshopScripts\IntelTextureWorks-ConvertCubeMap.jsx
    • …/IntelTextureWorks_1.0.4\PhotoshopScripts\IntelTextureWorks-CubeMapGaussianBlur.jsx
  6. Paste the cubemap scripts into:
    • D:\Program Files\Adobe Photoshop CC 2014\Presets\Scripts