ISO showings up as "File"?

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by GeekyGuy, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. GeekyGuy
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    GeekyGuy Professional loafer

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    This has been happening for me lately where the ISO I download show up as generic file. I defragged and used disc cleaner, then tried again, but the same results: the ISO just shows up on my computer as a "File." Anyone have any ideas what might be going on? It shows up as an ISO when I choose the directory to save it to.
     
  2. Slyakin

    Slyakin See ya suckers

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    Do you have the right softwares? Sometimes, an uninstall can render some files useless.


    Get some ISO managing software and try again.
     
  3. Dter ic

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    like virtual clone drive from slysoft
     
  4. GeekyGuy
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    GeekyGuy Professional loafer

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    I haven't uninstall anything recently. I have Daemon Tools. Is that close enough.
     
  5. Dter ic

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    it should work. right click on the .iso and select mount
     
  6. Fishaman P

    Fishaman P Speedrunner

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    What kind of ISO? Wii ISO's shouldn't be assigned to anything. PC ISO's should be assigned to whatever you program you want to use them with, like Daemon Tools, ImgBurn, etc. The Program can usually set that in the options.
     
  7. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

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    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    Right-click, properties, screenshot.
     
  8. 8BitWalugi

    8BitWalugi Taiyohhhhhh!

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    Rename it to add the '.iso' extension?
     
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