MagicISO is CD/DVD image utility that is used to extract, edit, create and burn ISO files and Magic Disc is a utility for creating and managing virtual CD drives and CD/DVD discs.
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What is MagicISO?
MagicISO is CD/DVD image utility that can extract, edit, create and burn ISO files. ISO file are images (duplicates) of complete CD/DVD disc. containing exact binary copies of the original CDs. Usually, you have to burn an ISO file on a CD to extract its contents, but now you can simply open an ISO file in MagicISO.
MagicISO can create ISO file from your CD/DVD driver. You can use ISO files for creating backup copies of your CDs or restore your CDs by burning backup ISO files.
What is MagicDisc?
MagicDisc is very helpful utility designed for creating and managing virtual CD drives and CD/DVD discs. For anyone who deals with CD-based programs – it is a MUST. MagicDisc allows you to use almost all CD/DVD image without burning them onto CD or DVD in order to easily access your favorite games, music, or software programs ---- It works like a real CD/DVD-ROM: You can run programs, play games, or listen to music from your virtual CD-ROM. Allowing you to run your game images at over 200x faster than from a conventional CD/DVD-ROM. MagicDisc is a powerful utility that uses a unique combination of options to ensure a perfect back-up every time.
MagicISO mean that you always have your expensive media stored safely as CD/DVD image file on your hard drive, and use them with MagicDisc just like using the original discs. At the office: Program discs and many other applications generally require the original disc to be in the computer's CD-ROM drive. This restricts the amount of people in your office who can have access to the same software at the same time without the cost of additional discs. MagicDisc virtual drives resolve that problem for you. No more hunting around the offices for that elusive disc you need to run your application, everything you require is just a click away.
How do I use MagicISO?
- Downlaod MagicISO from here.
- Run MagicISO.
- Choose File menu and click New command or click button on toolbar.
- Drag files or folders from Windows Explorer.
or click or button for adding files or folders.
- Click to create new folder
- Click to edit properties of ISO file.
- After complete adding and editing ISO file, click or button for saving to disk file.
MagicISO also can create ISO from CD/DVD driver. For more information, please see Create ISO from here.
How do I use MagicDisc?
- Download MagicDisc from here and install it.
- Right click MagicDisc tray icon
- Select "Virtual CD/DVD-ROM"
- Select one of virtual CD/DVD drivers. (for examples: K: No Media)
- Click "Mount"
- Browse and select the CD/DVD image you wish to mount.
- Click "Ok"
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Find the set of tutorials on MagicISO and MagicDisc here.