ISO Creators

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.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Ubuntu
    Cubic features an integrated command line chroot environment to make the customizations and permits effortless navigation, backward and forward, through the ISO generation steps. You can create new customization projects or modify existing projects.
    • Mac
    • Windows
    A multi-functional media converter to convert 4K UHD/HD/SD video, (7.1) audio to any popular format or devices, change heic to jpg, turn 2D to 3D, create ISO/GIF/VR/3D, download movies and share local media content to iPhone, iPad, TV, etc. via wifi.
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    • Mac
    • Windows
    Best MKV video converting software to download online videos from YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc., convert 4K UHD/HD/SD MKV to any popular format, game consoles, devices, VR, TV, editors, online sites without losing any quality in super-fast speed.
    • FreeProprietary
    • 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. Some of you can say : "What is the point of this tool? Seems useless.
  1. SharpBoot is a small utility for creating multiboot ISO or USB. You just need to drag-n-drop some iso files inside, and it automatically adds description and category (for supported ISO files, not shown in the screenshot). It uses Syslinux for the menu and bootloader.
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    Distroshare Ubuntu Imager is a shell script for "re-mastering" your current installation. This means that the script creates and installable distribution for your current system. It excludes your home directory and any personal files.

    Discontinued

    This was a very promising alternative to remastersys (which gave rise to Pinguy Builder, Bohdhi Builder, and Linux Respin). Unfortunately, the last update to the code was in September 2015. See https://github.com/Distroshare/distroshare-ubuntu-imager

  2. Lightweight and very easy to use CD/DVD burning application with wizard-style interface.

    Discontinued

    no new version since 2014.

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    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    Disco allows you to burn optical media discs, and makes it an fun and amazing software experience. Available as freeware from July 2011.

    Discontinued

    As of July 2011 development and support of Disco have been officially discontinued. It is still downloadable for free from the official website.

  3. StarBurn is a free and powerful tool that allows its users to grab, burn and master CD, DVD, Blu-Ray and HD-DVD.
  4. Drive Cloner Rx is a bare metal recovery utility that enables professionals to easily perform system backups, images, and assist with deployments.
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    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 and Bluray images (DVD and Bluray support are only available on Windows Vista and 7), copy disks...
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  5. Amok CD/DVD Burning is a lightweight (under 1 MB!) application for CDs and DVDs. It supports multi-session, verification of the recorded discs, creating and burning ISO and BIN/CUE images as well as converting NRG images into these formats.

    Discontinued

    last official update: 28.05.2010

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    Maximize your output!

    Discontinued

    Last version, 2.0, was released on 2006. It is still downloadable from the official website.

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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    DoISO - free ISO CD/DVD image maker and CD/DVD burner for Windows.

    Discontinued

    Not updated since 2010

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    "ISO Toolkit" is a free ISO manipulation tool which allows you to create ISO image, copy ISO image from CD/DVD, convert ISO, NRG, CUE images, extract content of ISO, NRG, BIN and CUE images, mount ISO, NRG, BIN and CUE images and burn ISO image files in Windows...

    Discontinued

    Official website unavailable.

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