DVD File Extension

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CloneCD DVD Information Format
  • Developer
    SlySoft
  • Popularity
    2.5 (7 votes)

What is DVD file?

Full format name of files that use DVD extension is CloneCD DVD Information Format. CloneCD DVD Information Format format was developed by SlySoft. DVD file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. DVD file belongs to the Disk Image Files category just like 195 other filename extensions listed in our database. CloneCD supports DVD files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. On the official website of SlySoft developer not only will you find detailed information about theCloneCD software, but also about DVD and other supported file formats.

Programs which support DVD file extension

Programs that can handle DVD files are as follows. DVD files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support DVD file

How to open file with DVD extension?

Problems with accessing DVD may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with DVD extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with DVD files.

Step 1. Install CloneCD software

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DVD files installed on the system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing CloneCD or different compatible program, such as ImgBurn. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download CloneCD installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit SlySoft website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update CloneCD to the latest version

If you already have CloneCD installed on your systems and DVD files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that CloneCD cannot handle files with DVD may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of CloneCD should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign CloneCD to DVD files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate DVD files with latest version of CloneCD 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.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the DVD with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • 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 CloneCD is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open DVD files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with DVD extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select CloneCD and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DVD extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the DVD is not faulty

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper DVD file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Check the DVD file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the DVD file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the DVD file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If you obtained the problematic DVD file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with DVD extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run CloneCD

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with DVD extension. In this case close the other applications.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with CloneCD DVD Information Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with DVD files affecting older versions of given software.

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