PowerISO is a powerful CD/DVD image file processing and file compression tool, which allows you to create, extract, compress, edit and convert CD/DVD image files, and mount these files as an internal virtual drive. PowerISO supports shell integration, such as context menu, Drag and Drop, clipboard, etc.

With PowerISO, you can:

  • Process ISO / BIN image files, make bootable CD image file. PowerISO supports almost all CD/DVD image file formats.
  • Mount image file with internal virtual drive, and then use the file without extracting it.
  • Compress files and folders to a compressed archive. PowerISO will scan and optimize the files during compression, and thus can have better compression ratio and faster compression speed.
  • Split the archive into multiple volumes.
  • Protect the archive with a password.
  • Use the archive directly without decompressing. PowerISO virtual drive can mount the archive directly.

Additional Features:

Create ISO File:

  • Create ISO file or BIN CUE file from hard disc files.
  • Create ISO file or BIN CUE file from CD / DVD / BD disc.
  • Create bootable ISO image file.
  • Detect various CD / DVD / BD image files automatically.
  • Support ISO9660, Joliet and UDF file system.
  • Support unicode file name.
  • Optimize file layout to save disc space.

Edit ISO File:

  • Add files to ISO file.
  • Delete files in ISO file.
  • Rename files in ISO file.
  • Modify file's date time in ISO file.
  • Add boot information to ISO file to make bootable ISO image file.

Extract ISO File:

  • Support ISO file and other popular disc image file, such as BIN / CUE, DAA, UIF, DMG, MDF / MDS, ASHDISC, BWI / B5I, LCD, IMG, CDI, CIF, P01, PDI, NRG, NCD, PXI, GI, FCD, VCD, C2D, BIF and so on.
  • Support multi-session disc image file.
  • Extract files from ISO file.
  • View and run files contained in the ISO file.

Burn ISO File:

  • Burn ISO file and other image file to CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-RAM, DVD-R DL, DVD+R DL, BD-R, BD-R DL, BD-RE, BD-RE DL.
  • Burn Apple DMG files directly to CD / DVD / BD discs.
  • Burn files and folders to CD / DVD / BD discs on the fly.
  • Burn Audio CD from MP3, WMA, APE, FLAC, WAV, or BIN files.
  • Burn Video image file to CD / DVD disc.
  • Support two erasing modes for rewritable discs: Full Erasing and Quick Erasing.

Mount ISO File:

  • Mount ISO file and other popular image file as virtual drive.
  • Support up to 23 virtual drives.

Make Audio Disc:

  • Create standard Audio CD.
  • Create mixed mode CD.
  • Support Audio CD-TEXT.
  • Burn mp3, wma, wav, flac and ape files to CD.
  • Burn bin / cue, mp3 / cue, wma / cue, wav / cue, flac / cue and ape / cue audio image files to CD.
  • Edit existing Audio CD image files.
  • Support Playing Audio Tracks within Audio CD image file.

Audio CD ripper:

  • Rip audio CD to mp3, wma, wav, flac and ape files.
  • Rip audio CD to bin / cue, mp3 / cue, wma / cue, wav / cue, flac / cue and ape / cue audio image files.

ISO and BIN Converter:

  • Convert ISO to BIN.
  • Convert BIN to ISO.
  • Convert Apple DMG files to ISO file.
  • Convert all popular images files to ISO file.
  • Convert all popular images files to BIN file.

Open / Extract /Edit disk image file:

  • Support all popular virtual disc image files, such as VMWare Virtual Disc Images(.vmdk), VirtualBox Virtual Disc Images(.vdi), Virtual PC Virtual Disc Images(*.vdi).
  • Support all floppy disk image files, such as BIF, FLP, DSK, BFI, BWI, BIN, IMG and so on.
  • Support disc image files with FAT12, FAT, FAT32, NTFS and ext2, ext3 partitions.

Create Bootable USB drive:

  • Create bootable USB drive for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7.
  • Support USB-FDD, USB-ZIP, and USB-HDD.

Supported CD/DVD disc image types:

  • ISO (Generic CD images)
  • BIN/CUE
  • BIN (CDRWin)
  • IMA/IMG (Generic disk images)
  • CIF (Easy CD Creator)
  • NRG (Nero - Burning ROM)
  • IMG/CCD (CloneCD)
  • MDF/MDS (Alcohol120%)
  • VCD (Farstone Virtual Drive)
  • VaporCD (Noum Vapor CDROM)
  • P01/MD1/XA (Gear)
  • VDI (Virtuo CD Manager)
  • C2D (WinOnCD)
  • BWI/BWT (BlinkWrite)
  • CDI (DiscJuggler)
  • TAO/DAO (Duplicator)
  • PDI (Instant Copy)
  • DMG (APPLE Disk Image)

Supported CD/DVD file systems:

  • Standard ISO-9660
  • Joliet ISO extension (CDs under Windows 95 and higher)
  • RockRidge ISO extension (CDs under FreeBSD, Linux)
  • El Torito extension (bootable CDs)
  • Univeral Disk Format (UDF)
  • XBOX DVD Format
  • APPLE HFS
  • APPLE HFS+

Easy and friendly interface:

  • Support drag and drop.
  • Support clipboard copy and paste.
  • Support multiple languages.