Files with disk extension are used by some Linux distributions. They contain virtual disk image data.

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DISK file extension - Linux virtual hard disk file

What is disk file? How to open disk files?

File type specification:

Disk image (ISO) binary file type icon Disk image (ISO) binary file type

The disk file extension is associated with some Linux distributions (Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Edubuntu, and UbuntuStudio). The disk extension file contains virtual hard disk as a disk image in binary file format.

The default software associated to open disk file:

Linux operating systems icon

Various Linux developers logoLinux operating systems  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Various Linux developers

Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.

Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.

Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.

Ubuntu icon

Canonical Ltd. logoUbuntu  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Canonical Ltd.

Ubuntu is a computer operating system based on the Debian Linux distribution and distributed as free and open source software. It is one of the most used Linux based system on personal computers, servers, tablet computers (Ubuntu Touch), smart TVs, etc.

Ubuntu contains various pre-installed applications for every day use. Other apps are available to download in  Ubuntu Software Centre.

It is sponsored by the UK-based company Canonical Ltd., owned by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth and named after Southern African philosophy of Ubuntu ("humanity towards others").

Help how to open:

You can open the disk extension file in Linux operating systems.

How to convert:

It is not convertable file format.

Find conversions from disk file:

disk to configure

disk to pbm

List of software applications associated to the .disk file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open disk file, edit disk file, convert disk file, view disk file, play disk file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting disk files.

Software that open disk file - Linux virtual hard disk file

Programs supporting the exension disk on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open disk file action.


Main software associated with disk file by default:
Linux operating systems small icon Linux operating systems
Ubuntu small icon Ubuntu

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