New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac Discussion of Classic or running Windows, Linux and other OSes on the Mac.

NDIF Disk Images


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
subcons

 
Member Since: Apr 24, 2008
Posts: 1
subcons is on a distinguished road

subcons is offline
I've done some looking around for a while and still can't find an answer to this one. Posting this as a last resort even though I doubt there's an answer to solve the problem.

I've got a bunch of old disk image files I made back in '02 that have large graphic images of old artwork of mine. I archived them myself in OS 9.2.2, so I'm assuming I made them with Disc Copy 6.3.3. I burned them to multiple CDs. Later, I upgraded to OS X on that same desktop, but never tried accessing from that computer. I know they mounted fine when I was running OS 9 though. Now I'm running a G4 iBook with a super drive. I don't remember actually doing it, but now I have them all on one DVD which I must have made with this computer when I first got it a couple of years back.

Now I'm trying to mount them to get some of those files out of there and I can't get any of them to work. Just says they aren't recognized. Along with trying to mount them in OS X, I tried mounting them in Classic with Disc Copy but that doesn't recognize them either. Refuses to try and convert them too. I know they are valid images because I made them myself.

Is it possible they just got damaged in the move and they aren't salvageable, or can anyone think of something else I could try to get these mounted in OS X (I'm running 10.4.11, PowerPC BTW). Is there some way I can inspect the files to get more details on them? Any software out there that will mount anything you throw at it?

Thanks in advance if anyone has any ideas.
QUOTE Thanks
Mac SK

 
Mac SK's Avatar
 
Member Since: Oct 20, 2006
Posts: 1,491
Mac SK is a jewel in the roughMac SK is a jewel in the roughMac SK is a jewel in the rough

Mac SK is offline
One more reason to keep an old Mac around. You could then convert them to
Jpegs and move them on a thumb drive, etc to a new machine.
Good Luck to ya.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Windows XP SP3 | Mavis Beacon »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Disk Images PBG4MAN OS X - Operating System 2 02-13-2008 04:16 PM
Just How Secure Are the 'Reset Safari' & 'Erase Free Space' Facility? scoot OS X - Operating System 3 05-30-2007 05:28 PM
Disk Warrior- iMac G5 HD Crash- HELP! EvilJpr Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 1 09-11-2005 05:32 PM
Newbie questions: saving settings and disk images J-Rod Switcher Hangout 7 09-04-2005 08:43 PM
cannot mount blank Philips CD-R 52x disk cdleekeenan Other Hardware and Peripherals 2 12-13-2004 08:22 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:59 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?