Creating an ISO to be burned on to a disc can come in handy when needing to install certain legacy software or for friends or family members running older computer hardware or operating systems that need to install certain content by running an ISO off of a disc. Software supporting ISO creation includes MagicISO and AcetoneISO.
- Command-line utility for Unix and Unix-like operating systems to convert and copy a file.
- CD image files are easily created with UltraISO. Duplicate discs to a CD image, create bootable CDs and audio CD images - and UltraISO also handles DVD image files.
- AnyBurn is a light weight but professional CD / DVD / Blu-ray burning software that everyone must have. It provides a free and complete solution for burning.
- Alcohol is a powerful Windows CD and DVD burning software that makes it easy to create backups of DVDs* and CDs.
The free version of Alcohol 52% contains an optional adware toolbar bundled. It also installs Smart File Advisor without allowing you to uncheck this option during setup.
- Nero Burning ROM, commonly called just Nero, is an optical disc authoring program. As of version 6, the program has been a part of Nero software suite.
- Burn is a free optical disc authoring application with a simple interface that offers a lot of advanced options.
- ISO Workshop is a free Windows desktop application specifically designed to facilitate ISO image management and conversion, as well as CD/DVD/Blu-ray Disc burning and copying operations.
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- My Commander (MyCO) is "the smallest - smartest - fastest file manager in the world", for Windows.
- Folder2Iso just creates an iso from any kind of folder (with the subfolders). Its a GUI of mkisofs. No need of installation , really small exe.
- A modern, open source cross platform software to produce DVD images.
- StarBurn is a free and powerful tool that allows its users to grab, burn and master CD, DVD, Blu-Ray and HD-DVD.
- ISO Recorder is an extremely light (<400KB) and easy tool (power toy) for Windows XP, 2003, Vista and Windows 7, that allows (depending on the Windows version) to burn CD, DVD...
- Free ISO Creator can easily create ISO image file from any files and folders. It is an ideal tool to create ISO file.
- With Free DVD ISO Maker, you can easily rip DVD to ISO image to backup DVD/CD on your hard disk or other storage devices.