Monday, January 22, 2007

How to open .iso files?

Are you facing problem to open .bin file






What are BIN Files ?




  • BIN files are one of CD/DVD image formats.

  • BIN file is a binary copy of an entire CDs/DVDs disc.

  • BIN file contain all the data stored on the original disc including not only its files and folders but also its system-specifics information.

  • BIN image file is not a collection of files or folders but is an exact duplicate of the raw data of the original disc, sector by sector.



How to open BIN Files ?




  • BIN file is supplied by CUE file. Ex. Xyz.bin , Xyz.cue

  • CUE file can be opened by using Notepad. Then you will get the information like this.


  • FILE "Xyz.bin" BINARY
    TRACK 01 MODE1/2352
    INDEX 01 00:00:00

  • If you get information like above, Next open Nero StartSmart . Go to Copy and Backup on top as shown in the figure.



  • Then click on ‘Burn Image to Disc’.

  • Burn CUE file only ( Don’t select BIN file )


Your new CD is ready with all files that is available in BIN file.


The above procedure works for .iso files also.