I01 is a file extension commonly associated with DVD Shrink Part 2 Format files. DVD Shrink defined the DVD Shrink Part 2 Format format standard. I01 files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. I01 file belongs to the Disk Image Files category just like 197 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use DVD Shrink software for managing I01 files, although 4 other programs can also handle this type of file.
The following listing features I01-compatible programs. Files with I01 suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening I01 files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with I01 extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports I01 files installed on the system. The most obvious solution is to download and install DVD Shrink or one to the listed programs: DAEMON Tools, Alcohol 120%, DVD Decrypter. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support I01 files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit DVD Shrink website and download the installer.
If the problems with opening I01 files still occur even after installing DVD Shrink, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of DVD Shrink is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of DVD Shrink installed, it may not support I01 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 DVD Shrink.
After installing DVD Shrink (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open I01 files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the I01 file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the I01 file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the I01 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. I01 file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
If the I01 file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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 I01 extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the DVD Shrink Part 2 Format file again.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support I01 files. Close all running programs and try opening the I01 file.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with DVD Shrink Part 2 Format files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with I01 files affecting older versions of given software.
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