Open Source PowerISO Alternatives
WinCDEmu is an open-source CD/DVD/BD emulator - a tool that allows you to mount optical disc images by simply clicking on them in Windows Explorer. If you have downloaded an ISO image and want to use it without burning it to a blank disc, WinCDEmu is the easiest way to do it.
- - WinCDEmu is the most popular Windows alternative to PowerISO.
- - WinCDEmu is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to PowerISO.
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 4.1, released on September 29, 2015, can be still downloaded from GitHub
Comments about WinCDEmu as a Alternative to PowerISO
Reads and creates ISO and similar image file formats2
The best mount software ever0
It can only do one of the many PowerISO features.-1
It can't create ISO files, only mount them.-6
Doesn't allow you to edit ISOs0
Brasero is an application to burn CD/DVD for the GNOME Desktop. It is designed to be as simple as possible and has some unique features to enable users to create their discs easily and quickly.
- - Brasero is the most popular Linux alternative to PowerISO.
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ImDisk is a virtual disk driver for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7/8/8.1 or Windows Server 2003/2008/2012. It can create virtual hard disk, RAM Disk, floppy or CD/DVD drives using image files or system memory. The install package installs a console-mode control program called imdisk.
ImDisk Virtual Disk Driver Features
Comments about ImDisk Virtual Disk Driver as a Alternative to PowerISO
This is a RAMDISK program0
K3b is a CD and DVD authoring application for the KDE desktop environment for Unix-like computer operating systems. It provides a graphical user interface to perform most CD/DVD burning tasks like creating an Audio CD from a set of audio files or copying a CD/DVD, as well as...
AcetoneISO, is a feature-rich and complete software application to manage CD/DVD images. Thanks to powerful open source tools such as fuseiso, AcetoneISO will let You mount typical proprietary images formats of the Windows world such as ISO BIN NRG MDF IMG and do plenty of other...
CDEmu is a CD/DVD-ROM device emulator for linux, licensed under GPL v2 or later. It is a from-scratch rewrite of the legacy CDEmu project, which was started by Robert Penz.
[You need a C compiler to install it from source.]
ISO Master is an open-source, easy to use, graphical CD image editor for Linux and BSD. Basically you can use this program to extract files from an ISO, add files to an ISO, and create bootable ISOs - all in a graphical user in.
Aaru Data Preservation Suite is a fully-featured software package to preserve all storage media from the very old to the cutting edge, as well as to give detailed information about any supported image file and to extract the files from those images.
Silicon Empire is set of tools to Burn, Copy, Backup, Manage and … your optical discs like CDs, DVDs and Blu-Rays. When you start working with silicon Empire Just feels everything done easily and quickly with high quality.Discontinued
This software has been discontinued since 2013.