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IMG file extension

IMG file could be opened by special software. There are 7 file's types and each of them could be opened by different software. Download recommended software to open desired file format.

How to open IMG file

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File type:
Disc Image Data File
Category:
Disk image files

Different disk imaging programs (for example SlySoft CloneCD) disk image file with an exact copy of the information from a CD or DVD that is used commonly for backup purposes and burning new disks. IMG files may use different formats if they are created by different applications.

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File type:
Floppy Disk Image
Category:
Disk image files

This file is a disk image usually of a 3.5" floppy disk that has a 1.44MB capacity. It includes the contents of the disk as a single file that may be virtually mounted on a computer instead of from the floppy drive. These image files are not usually used anymore.

How to open file with IMG extension?

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File type:
Macintosh Disk Image
Developer:
Apple
Category:
Disk image files

Mac OS disk image file that is used for mounting a file system. It may be mounted like a physical disk or like a disk drive. This file is saved on the hard disk but is recognized as a disk or hard disk when mounted. Mac OS 9 used IMG file. Mac OS X still can mount these files, but more commonly DMG files are used.

How to open file with IMG extension?

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File type:
Grand Theft Auto Data File
Developer:
Rockstar Games
Category:
Game files

Grand Theft Auto (GTA) III and IV (game series where players should complete missions in urban city environments) data file with different types of game information, such as car and unit graphics, weapons and other game elements. These files may be altered for generating custom game content. IMG Tool, SparkIV or OpenIV applications are used to view and mod IMG files.

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File type:
ERDAS IMAGINE Image File
Developer:
ERDAS
Category:
Geographic information system (GIS) files

ERDAS IMAGINE (geospatial information authoring program) raster image file with one or more layers (called bands) that contain several graphic tiles that comprise the image. It is used for saving small to very large geographical datasets. IMG files can store such additional data as statistics, ground control points, map data and image metadata. They are also compatible with subsampled raster layers (called pyramid layers) for faster screen display within GIS programs.

How to open file with IMG extension?

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File type:
Garmin Map File
Developer:
Garmin
Category:
Geographic information system (GIS) files

Garmin GPS devices file with such map information as street names, navigation routes and points of interest. It is used for saving and uploading user-customized and Garmin preinstalled map information onto Garmin GPS devices.

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File type:
GEM Image
Developer:
Novell
Category:
Raster image files

GEM format image file with a bitmap that enables monochrome, gray scale and color pictures. It was originated from Digital Research that is now owned by Novell. GEM files were used on old operating systems and are no longer used.

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