There are 8 other file types using
the IMG file extension!

img file icon.img - CloneCD image file [common]

img file icon.img - Floppy Image image file [common]

img file icon.img - Grand Theft Auto game archive file

img file icon.img - Garmin basemap file

img file icon.img - ZX Spectrum emulator disk image file

img file icon.img - Bitmap picture

img file icon.img - QEMU Qcow disk image file

img file icon.img - Google Android boot image

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IMG file extension - Disk Copy, ShrinkWrap disk image file

What is img file? How to open img files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The img file extension is also used by the backup utilities Disk Copy and ShrinkWrap for OS X operating system.

This type of .img file contains a backup disk image used to restore data in computer. This IMG format stores data in Apple Macintosh NDIF disk copy format.

The default software associated to img file type:

ShrinkWrap picture or screenshot

ShrinkWrap  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Aladdin Systems, Inc.

ShrinkWrap is disk managing utility for Classic Mac operating system. It is obsolete product.

Apple, Inc. logo Disk Copy  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

Disk Copy was the default utility for handling disk images in System 7 through Mac OS X 10.2. It was replaced by the DiskImageMounter and Disk Utility.

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Help how to open IMG files:

Use Disk Copy or ShrinkWrap to open .img disk image files.

How to convert file with extension IMG:

Possibly can be converted to other disk image formats.

List of software applications associated to the .img file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open img file, edit img file, convert img file, view img file, play img file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 of the img files.

  • Open img file
  • Create img file
  • Export img file
  • Extract img file

Software that open img file - Disk Copy, ShrinkWrap disk image file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open img file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with img file by default:
ShrinkWrap
Other suggested software:
ZipZag small icon ZipZag

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with img file by default:
Disk Copy
Other suggested software:
Mac OS X small icon Mac OS X

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