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Windows 7: I have an .iso of 4.3 gig - do disks that size even exist?

20 Jan 2013   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

If 7zip works I would use that since its free.

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20 Jan 2013   #12

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Parman View Post
If 7zip works I would use that since its free.
I actually made sure it worked before posting I opened a small linux iso and a large (3.7gig) linux iso
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20 Jan 2013   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I thought it did, I couldn't remember personally since I don't use it at home. :)
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20 Jan 2013   #14
Microsoft MVP


Is this video of the conference? Normally an .iso is a bootable installation file.
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21 Jan 2013   #15

Win7 Pro 32bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
I'm not 100% sure on this but I think VLC player will play ISO's without the need to burn or extract.
Quite right. I open .iso files with VLC (usually movies) and they play just as if there were a disc in my optical drive... just quieter!
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 I have an .iso of 4.3 gig - do disks that size even exist?

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