What is a mdf file and how do I open a mdf file?
When disc authoring programs like Alcohol 120% saves CD or DVD data as disc images, these disc images are known as MDF files. MDF files are called Media Disc Image Files developed by Alcohol software, and these files are categorized as disk image files. Although MDF files are a bit similar as the ISO files, they differ in format. MDF files are the actual data of a disc except for the header and track information which are saved as MDS files. Aside from Alcohol 120%, these files are also used by other CD burners such as MagicISO, Daemon Tools, PowerDVD as well as the IsoBuster. MDF files can be opened by these applications but the application called H+H Software Virtual CD can also open MDF files. This software is a virtual CD application wherein users can virtualize their CDs and DVDs, so that accessing it would be fast and easy and make them accessible even without inserting CDs on the drive.
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