Click here to Skip to main content
11,711,750 members (79,415 online)
Rate this: bad
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
See more: Windows
I have an ISO image mounted that is 5mb in size. It however shows only 1 small sized file that is obvious aliases to the larger hidden files in this image. How do I show and extract all the hidden files from this ISO to my desktop?

OS -> Windows XP Professional

Thanks in advance.
Posted 13-Jun-13 8:31am
Edited 13-Jun-13 8:37am
Ron Beyer60.7K
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 13-Jun-13 14:44pm
Language? Platform? Hidden file attributes don't prevent your from reading it programmatically, so what's the problem?
Also, did you consider using non-mounted ISO file? It could be simply unpacked.
Rate this: bad
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.

Solution 1

Please see my comment to the question.

And please consider the alternative: simply unpack the file from ISO file, instead of mounting the ISO as a disk. One open-source program which can do it is the famous 7-Zip:[^],[^].

Espen Harlinn at 13-Jun-13 17:37pm
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 13-Jun-13 18:29pm
Thank you, Espen.
By the way, this nice 7-Zip feature often saves me from the very pointless installation annoyance, when a ISO file is provided: no burning, no mounting.
Rate this: bad
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.

Solution 2

You can use the following software to extract the files.
Free RAR Extract Frog
This is a new extraction tool for RAR-archives that supports spanned archives and also supports the decompression of password protected files. To extract, start the extraction of a RAR file by drag-and-drop or double clicking, or shell integrated context menu. Read more on CNET as you download the software.
Refer here[^]
for similar post.

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

  Print Answers RSS
0 Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 434
1 CHill60 280
2 OriginalGriff 170
3 Peter Leow 130
4 Abhinav S 125
0 CHill60 280
1 Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 125
2 Andy Lanng 120
3 Abhinav S 95
4 Maciej Los 95

Advertise | Privacy | Mobile
Web01 | 2.8.150819.1 | Last Updated 29 Jun 2013
Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2015
All Rights Reserved. Terms of Service
Layout: fixed | fluid

CodeProject, 503-250 Ferrand Drive Toronto Ontario, M3C 3G8 Canada +1 416-849-8900 x 100