Mount an ISO file with Windows 8

Players are used to handling ISO files and Daemon Tools and/or Alcohol 120% software to emulate a virtual CD/DVD drive. Novelty, Windows 8 now knows how to mount and unmount ISO files without installing any other program and without having to extract the content to the hard disk.

Mount an ISO file

1. Make a right click on the ISO file and choose To go up.

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2. A new CD/DVD drive is created with the contents of the ISO file. We can therefore launch the installation of the program or the video game.

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Unmount an ISO file

1. Make a right click on the virtual drive and choose Eject.

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