Category: Storage and Hard Drives
Manufacturer: Paragon Software Group
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 32.7 MB
Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.10.3 / 08 Jan 2005
The Paragon image mounter is a high performance processing tool for imaging files from DVD or CD. This tool may be used for various operations including the extraction, opening, creation and editing of files from disk drives. The image mounter can also be utilized for advanced operations such as encryption, compression, conversion and splitting processes for files. Once used for the above tasks, the Paragon image mounter may be accorded the task of mounting these altered files in form of virtual internal drives. In instances when the user is requested to insert the operating system software to carry out a particular function, the image mounter could have been earlier used to create a compressed image of the software and mount it virtually on the hard disk. This can also be done for other applications to avoid the need of always accessing data from an external source.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Paragon image mounter is further able to make back-ups of large volumes of data onto a CD or DVD with ease. This is done through the process of compression, which can accommodate a large volume of data onto a single disc for secure storage and future use. For gamers, this utility can help reduce the wear and tear of game CDs by creating virtual images onto the computer for speedy and easier access. The image mounter is further capable of burning discs with greater ease than many other disc burning applications. For the internal virtual drive to be operational, the operating system that is required should include either one of the following, Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista or any later versions. The PC being used for the application should be a Pentium 166 MHz or higher with 64MB memory and a minimum free disk space of 10 MB. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Paragon Image Mounter errors before installing any driver updates.