In Apple Mac OS, the files that are used to install new software have a .dmg format. You cannot use or open the .dmg format files on a Windows computer. Instead to install a software, you may have to separately download .exe file for Windows and .dmg file for Mac OS. But today in this article, we’ll see how to open the .dmg files on Windows and extract them to get access to the content inside it.
Open DMG Files on Windows using DMG Extractor
Meet DMG Extractor, a professional tool to extract the .dmg files to Windows. It can open a wide variety of Disk Image files and encrypted .dmg files as used on OS X, without having to first convert them to ISO or IMG files. All you need is to install this tool and click on Open as shown in below image. Then browse the .dmg file and click Extract. In this way, the content .dmg files can be used on Windows platform, easy!
DMG Extractor offers following features:
- It automatically extracts the contents of the files to your computer.
- Opens encrypted or non-encrypted dmg files
- Extract 4GB+ dmg files
- Easy to use software, no technical knowledge required
- No spyware or ads
- Small download, rapid install
- Powerful free version
You can download DMG Extractor from here and start decompressing .dmg files on your Windows.
Open Mac’s .DMG format files on Windows Using 7-zip
It is worth mentioning here that well known unzipping utility, 7-zip can also extract .dmg files for your Windows machine. Its quite handy for the users, since they have to only right click any .dmg file and they got the options for the extraction. However, 7-zip is not as advanced as DMG Extractor since its a unzip utility only. But we just thought of mentioning this, since we know many of you are using it on your system.
So that was all about extracting DMG files on your Windows system.
Hope you find the article useful!