Problem with MagicDisc and Vista

By lopdog
Jan 12, 2008
  1. I've just installed MagicDisc and MagicISO on my Vista computer, and created 1 virtual drive. But when I mount an image, windows seems to try to read the disc forever, and I can not access it. If I try to turn of the computer it stops responding, and I have to cut the power. This happens almost every time with .ISO-files, and always with .NRG and other file types. Is this a known problem with MagicDisc? It's suppossed to be compatible with Vista.
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,523

    On a google search many users report MagicDisc causing problems on their Vista system
    Is MagicDisc installed with the current version ?
    Can you un-install then re-install MagicDisc
  3. lopdog

    lopdog TS Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 295

    Yes, I have the current version. Re-install did not work, I even reinstalled Vista (for other reasons than MagicDisc, of course), but it didnĀ“t work any better. Do you know about any other similar software (maybe freeware?) that works better with Vista?
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,523

    No I don't (freeware) MagicDisc seems to be the best (but some users report errors on Vista)

    You may receive other replies
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add your comment to this article

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...