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How do you burn a DMG. file on your PC?


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Hi I have a dmg. file that I want to burn on my PC so that I can install the data onto my mac. However I'm not sure which program can do this for me. Anybody have any ideas on how to get a dmg. file onto cd?

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If you have a .DMG file on a Windows PC it's likely you have a Macintosh file and you won't be able to use what is in it. Some sites distribute for the PC in an .EXE file and for the Mac in a .DMG file; make certain you have the version designed for your system. On a Windows PC the dmg2iso program will convert a .DMG file to an .ISO file which can then be burned to a CD or read using an .ISO file reader.

You have to run the dmg2iso program at a command prompt using the same command as listed on the site for the Perl version, substituting .EXE for .PL in the command.

DMGs can be password-protected and, if so, may not be mountable by some software. The DMG file also comes in different formats: HFS, HFS+, UFS, ProDOS, Linux, and Fat32 and so may also require special mounting software to account for the format. IsoBuster can interpret these files directly as can other programs such as UltraISO.


http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/

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If you have a .DMG file on a Windows PC it's likely you have a Macintosh file and you won't be able to use what is in it. Some sites distribute for the PC in an .EXE file and for the Mac in a .DMG file; make certain you have the version designed for your system. On a Windows PC the dmg2iso program will convert a .DMG file to an .ISO file which can then be burned to a CD or read using an .ISO file reader.

You have to run the dmg2iso program at a command prompt using the same command as listed on the site for the Perl version, substituting .EXE for .PL in the command.

DMGs can be password-protected and, if so, may not be mountable by some software. The DMG file also comes in different formats: HFS, HFS+, UFS, ProDOS, Linux, and Fat32 and so may also require special mounting software to account for the format. IsoBuster can interpret these files directly as can other programs such as UltraISO.


http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/

w32 binary version



I know its a Macintosh file - I HAVE A MAC. But the DMG is on my pc and I want to burn it to a CD so my Mac can read it.
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Hi I have a dmg. file that I want to burn on my PC


Are you unable to put it in a folder then copy the folder to CD as data then put that on the MAC
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i've tried that already - the file is to big
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How big

Too big for DVDRW as you only need to transfer it

Are they networked
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hey yea i dont even have a DVDR in my pc, just the mac...but by network what do you mean? I have a router and the mAc is wireless..my pc is the master
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If you can already transfer files between them it may take a while but should work
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really - how would i go about doing that?
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Have a read here

http://www.geekstogo...s...st&p=598439

If you need anything with that, please post a new topic in the networking forum
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