How to mount disk images in Linux Mint?

How to create the disk image ISO in Linux Mint?
Use ISO disk images is gaining popularity because modern computers are often not equipped with optical drives. We previously wrote about How to create the disk image ISO in Linux Mint. Now let’s look at how to mount disk images in Linux Mint.
Disk images can be used having optical drive: to burn the backup disk in the future, create backups. A disk image is a 100% copy of a physical disk in a single file.
To mount the image, right click on the ISO file or other disk image and go to “Mount archive“. To remove a device later you can click on the icon to Remove in the sidebar.

How to mount disk images in Linux Mint?

How to mount disk images in Linux Mint?
In Linux, many of the actions commonly performed by a terminal, then open a terminal window and create a folder /mnt/image, which then mounts the ISO image:

sudo mkdir /mnt/image
Mount ISO in Linux:
sudo mount -o loop /home/USERNAME/Downloads/image.iso /mnt/image
where, /home/USERNAME/Downloads/image.iso — the path to your disk image file.
To unmount the ISO in Linux, use the command:
sudo umount /mnt/image
Good Luck!!!

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hoek
hoek
2022 years ago

Hi, please make tutorial about how to mount hd imagse like *.vdi and *.vdmk
In Windows 7 it is really easy, how to do that in the same simply way in Mint?

Shekin
Shekin
2022 years ago

hoek,
i think i will do it soon

hoek
hoek
2022 years ago

Shekin,
Awesome, can't wait, Thanks!

Shekin
Shekin
2022 years ago