Working with ISO Image and MDF/MDS using Daemon Tools Lite, Part 3: Create ISO Image

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Working with ISO Image and MDF/MDS using Daemon Tools Lite

Create ISO Image

Now I will show you how to create ISO image file from a movie DVD.

Step-by-step

  1. Right-click on the Daemon Tools Lite icon in the notification area (system tray) and select DAEMON Tools Panel.
    DAEMON Tools Panel
  2. The panel appears upper the Windows task bar. Click on the Disc Imaging icon. The icon which has a small diskette over a disc.
    Disc Imaging
  3. On Disc Imaging, you can select a device or drive that you want as a source.
    Select a Device
  4. Next, insert a DVD movie or any disc that you want to create an ISO image and click Refresh. In this example, you will see the Reading Speed is 10.0x (13850 KB/Sec) and Device is a DVD-ROM.
    Insert a Source Disc
  5. You can change the destination image file by click on the browse button.
    Change Destination Image File
  6. Select file name and folder that you want save the image file. Also, ensure that Save as type is Standard ISO images (*.iso).
    Note: You can also save to an another type (Media Descriptor file – *.mds) which I will show in the next part.
    Save as Standard ISO images
  7. Click Start to begin create an ISO image.
    Start Create an ISO Image
  8. This step may takes some time depends on the reading speed of the device and how large is the source disc.
    Disc Imaging in Progress
  9. Now Disc Imaging has finished. In this example, it takes almost 8 minutes to create an ISO image from the DVD movie.
    Disc Imaging completed
  10. Open to the destination folder, you will see an ISO image file that has been created.
    The Output ISO Image File
Series Navigation<< Working with ISO Image and MDF/MDS using Daemon Tools Lite, Part 2: Install Daemon Tools LiteWorking with ISO Image and MDF/MDS using Daemon Tools Lite, Part 4: Create MDF/MDS files >>

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  1. rik February 20, 2012
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