An iso file extension is associated with the InstallShield program. An iso file stores uninstall data.

There are 5 other file types using
the ISO file extension!

iso icon.iso - CD/DVD/HD DVD/Blu-ray disc ISO binary image [common]

empty icon.iso - CALS ISO 8613 bitmap graphics

empty icon.iso - Cimagraphi CAD data

empty icon.iso - Sega CD game disk image

iso icon.iso - ePSXe Sony Playstation game image

ISO file extension - InstallShield uninstall data

What is iso file? How to open iso files?

The iso file extension is related to the InstallShield, a software, which enables users to create MSI ane EXE Installers for Microsoft Windows system.

The iso file contains uninstall information generated by this program.

The default software associated to open iso file:

InstallShield picture or screenshot

Flexera Software, Inc. logoInstallShield  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Flexera Software, Inc.

InstallShield is utility used to create installation packages for Microsoft Windows operating system as well as for various mobile platforms.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .iso file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .iso 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 iso file, edit iso file, convert iso file, view iso file, play iso 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 iso files.

Settings file type for software that use iso file - InstallShield uninstall data

Programs supporting the exension iso on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about InstallShield for settings iso file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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