D00 File Extension

D00 file icon
VirtualDrive Disc Image Part Format
  • Developer
    FarStone Technology
  • Popularity
    3 (3 votes)

What is D00 file?

Full format name of files that use D00 extension is VirtualDrive Disc Image Part Format. VirtualDrive Disc Image Part Format specification was created by FarStone Technology. D00 files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. D00 file belongs to the Disk Image Files category just like 195 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use VirtualDrive software for managing D00 files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file. VirtualDrive software was developed by FarStone Technology, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about D00 files or the VirtualDrive software program.

Programs which support D00 file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support D00 files. Files with D00 extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support D00 file

How to open file with D00 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening D00 files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with D00 files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install VirtualDrive software

Problems with opening and working with D00 files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with D00 files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select VirtualDrive or one of the recommended programs (for example, Winamp) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit VirtualDrive website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update VirtualDrive to the latest version

You still cannot access D00 files although VirtualDrive is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of VirtualDrive installed, it may not support D00 format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using VirtualDrive.

Step 3. Assign VirtualDrive to D00 files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate D00 files with latest version of VirtualDrive you have installed on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the D00 file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where VirtualDrive is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open D00 files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected D00 file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with D00 extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the D00 is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the D00 file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Check the D00 file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the D00 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the D00 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. D00 file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the D00 file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic D00 file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. When downloading the file with D00 extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the VirtualDrive Disc Image Part Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open VirtualDrive

If the systems has insufficient resources to open D00 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with VirtualDrive Disc Image Part Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with D00 files affecting older versions of given software.

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